Welcome to HERA - Humanities in the European Research Area
The HERA partnership consists of 24 European research funding organisations from 23 countries, who are committed to the continued growth and development of collaborative and transnational humanities research across Europe. These organisations include Austria (FWF), Belgium (F.R.S-FNRS; FWO), Croatia (HAZU), Czech Republic (CAS), Denmark (DASTI), Estonia (ETAg), Finland (AKA), Germany (BMBF via DLR-PT), Iceland (RANNĺS), Ireland (IRC), Italy (CNR), Latvia (VIAA), Lithuania (LMT), Luxembourg (FNR), Netherlands (NWO), Norway (RCN), Poland (NCN), Portugal (FCT), Slovenia (MIZS), Spain (MINECO), Sweden (VR), Switzerland (SNF) and the United Kingdom (AHRC).
The European Commission is providing top-up funding via an ERA-NET Cofund grant to the HERA joint research programmes. The Irish Research Council is the Handling Agency for the management of the Uses of the Past programme. The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) managed the application and selection process.