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Graphene and Human Brain Project win largest research excellence award in history, as battle for sustained science funding continues


The European Commission today announced the winners of a multi-billion euro competition of Future and Emerging Technologies (FET) . The winning Graphene and Human Brain initiatives are set to receive one billion euros each, to deliver 10 years of world-beating science at the crossroads of science and technology. Each initiative involves researchers from at least 15 EU Member States and nearly 200 research institutes.