79 applications from 19 Lithuanian research and study institutions were submitted in total for the Baltic Research Program call announced by the Research Council of Lithuania. The partners to carry out research projects led by Lithuanian researchers are institutions from Latvia, Estonia, Norway, Iceland, and from Liechtenstein.
The applicants applied for the funds of almost 75M EUR. The average value of one project is 0.95M EUR.
On October 6 2020, the Programme Committee of the Baltic Research Programme selected a list of projects recommended for funding.
One of them prepared by Lithuanian Research Centre for Agriculture and Forestry – “NOBALwheat – breeding toolbox for sustainable food system of the NOrdic BALtic region”, leader Dr. Gintaras Brazauskas.