Membership Benefits

Become a part of a leading association of European independent R&D providers in the automotive sector.

EARPA has 57 members ranging from large and small commercial organisations to national institutes and universities.

With a dedicated secretariat based in Brussels, EARPA offers a variety of services and benefits to its members, working closely with the EU institutions and stakeholders to propel research on road mobility. This can help mitigate risks and improve Europe’s future, achieving a positive impact on the world.

Boost your Impact on EU level

  • Increase your visibility at EU level, with a Brussels-based Secretariat.
  • Access the platform for leading automotive researchers and contribute to the European Research Area and the future EU RTD funding programmes such as Horizon Europe.
  • Receive support or participate in the initiation of new networks, EU projects, and consortia our Collaborative Research Groups.
  • Actively contribute to various European Technology Platforms, like ERTRAC, and other European Initiatives to help EU transport policy and participate in interesting EU projects.

Grow your Network

  • Network with the relevant European Institutions and industries thanks to regular meetings such as its annual events and workshops.
  • Discuss and exchange of views for R&D providers through the five Foresight Groups and workshops.

Expand your knowledge

  • Access targeted Information: Stay informed on the development of future EU RTD funding programs, project initiatives, joint programs, and ongoing projects through specialised information channels.
  • Learn from our highly experienced Members on the future of the automotive industry which aims to be a sustainable road transport system.

Learn from about EARPA from our High-Level Position Paper.

European Automotive Research Partners Association

Become a member

EARPA brings together the most prominent independent European R&D
providers in the automotive sector.