The Joint Programming Initiative on Cultural Heritage and Global Change (JPI CH) is pleased to announce a new funding opportunity for transnational proposals.
Scholars are invited to submit research proposals on the role of heritage in society from different (inter)national perspectives and value systems. This includes questions such as what role heritage plays in the formation of identities, how institutions can inclusively manage heritage, and to what extent digitization contributes to meaningful access to heritage. The call aims to support interdisciplinary research that is set up and carried out by transnational consortia within the context of a single project.
The total amount of 6,130,081 euros will be available for researchers.
The countries participating in this call are Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Estonia, France, Greece, The Netherlands, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Sweden and the United Kingdom.
Applicants are encouraged to collaborate in a cross-disciplinary manner to combine knowledge and expertise from the humanities and social sciences, arts, and the technical and/or physical sciences. Interdisciplinary exchange is necessary to develop innovative research into cultural heritage. Five topics have therefore been selected in the call. Applicants are expressly invited to combine questions from/perspectives on several topics.
The topics are:
- rethinking the implicit role of cultural heritage in society;
- perspectives on and constructions of cultural heritage;
- cultural heritage management approaches: co-creation, connecting communities, and sustainable development goals;
- innovative and inclusive (digital) access to cultural heritage;
- impacts of cultural heritage: cultural, economic, user, public and social values.
The deadline for submission of proposals is 22 September 2020, 14:00 CEST.
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