PRACE: 16th Call for Proposals

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On September 26th the *16th PRACE Calls for Proposals was opened*.
The mission of PRACE is to enable high impact scientific discovery and engineering research and development across all disciplines to enhance European competitiveness for the benefit of society. PRACE seeks to achieve this mission by offering world class high performance computing (HPC), computing and data management resources and services for scientists and researchers from academia and industry in Europe through a peer review process.
*Scientists and researchers can apply for access to PRACE resources*. Industrial users can apply if they have their head offices or substantial R&D activity in Europe.
The PRACE 16th Call for Proposals is intended for large-scale projects of excellent scientific merit and  for  which  a significant  European  added-value  and  major  impact  at International  level  is anticipated.
Access to PRACE resources is for open R&D research purposes and is *free of charge*. The typical size of the projects submitted to PRACE is from *15 to 100 millions of core hours* per year but more is also possible. 
*The closing date* to submit a proposal for call 16 *is on 21/11/2017*  (10:00 CET).
You can find more information following the link:
For any questions/problems please send an email to:
If you want to submit a proposal on Marconi @ CINECA and you need of further technical assistance, please send an email to: