The first Shift2Rail calls for members and non-members were published Dec. 17th 2015 on H2020 participant portal (deadline for submissions 17 March 2016). See related press release: http://ec.europa.eu/transport/modes/rail/news/2015-12-17-shift2rail-calls_en.htm

S2R call 2015
https://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportunities/h2020/calls/h2020-s2rju-2015-01.html#c,topics=callIdentifier/t/H2020-S2RJU-2015-01/1/1/1&callStatus/t/Forthcoming/1/1/0&callStatus/t/Open/1/1/0&callStatus/t/Closed/1/1/0&+identifier/desc

S2R call 2016:
https://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportunities/h2020/calls/h2020-s2rju-2016-01.html#c,topics=callIdentifier/t/H2020-S2RJU-2016-01/1/1/1&callStatus/t/Forthcoming/1/1/0&callStatus/t/Open/1/1/0&callStatus/t/Closed/1/1/0&+identifier/desc

The JU will hold an information day for non JU Members on 20/01/16 and an information day for JU Members only on 26/01/16, both taking place in Brussels.  Further details on these events will follow.

For your information, please see the European Commission Decision of 08/12/15 on the Associated Members of the S2R JU- http://ec.europa.eu/transport/modes/rail/news/doc/2015-12-17-shift2rail-calls/c%282015%298674.pdf  .