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European Health and Digital Executive Agency (HaDEA)
Call for proposalsClosed

'Pig Stunning' grant for the development of non-aversive stunning methods for pigs


Publication date
1 April 2022
Opening date
Deadline model
Deadline date
31 August 2022, 17:00 (CEST)
Programme Sector
  • Food
  • Single Market Programme Food Chain
  • Proposals



The call is part of a preparatory action launched by the European Parliament in 2021 in order to collect information on the impacts of animal-friendly alternatives.

The present call will encourage EU pig slaughterhouses that use high carbon dioxide concentration to adopt more animal-friendly alternatives.

Budget: EUR 2 million


20 MAY 2022
Corrigendum - Deadline extended
20 MAY 2022
Updated Call document SMP-FOOD-2022-PigStunning-
1 APRIL 2022
Call document SMP-FOOD-2022-PigStunning
1 APRIL 2022
Application form SMP-FOOD-2022-PigStunning
1 APRIL 2022
Detailed budget table SMP-FOOD-2022-PigStunning
1 APRIL 2022
Legal entity and bank account forms
1 APRIL 2022
Declaration of honour SMP-FOOD-2022-PigStunning
1 APRIL 2022
Accession Form SMP-FOOD-2022-PigStunning
1 APRIL 2022
SMP MGA multi beneficiary SMP-FOOD-2022-PigStunning
6 MAY 2022
8 AUGUST 2022
Q&A - Part 2