Horizon 2020
The EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation

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  1. How to get funding?

    Participant Portal Two year work programmes announce the specific areas that will be funded by Horizon 2020. Look out for them on the online Participant Portal as they can be used as a calendar for the calls for proposals (‘calls’), to be published during ...

    rueteal - 18/02/2014 - 09:53

  2. Background material

    EN, BG, CS, DA, DE, EL, ES, ET, FI, FR, GA, HR, HU, IT, LT, LV, MT, NL, PL, PT, RO, SK, SL, SV. The pocket guide is also available in an ebook version in all EU languages: EN, BG, CS, DA, DE, EL, ES, ET, ...

    poliahu - 30/11/2015 - 16:29

  3. Cross-cutting activities (focus areas)

    The cross-cutting call 'Industry 2020 in the Circular Economy ' will boost economic growth and renew Europe's industrial capacities in a world of finite resources. It will demonstrate the economic and environmental feasibility of the circul ...

    maietho - 04/12/2015 - 10:05

  4. Smart Cyber-Physical Systems

    Next generation embedded ICT systems are interconnected and collaborating including through the Internet of things, and providing citizens and businesses with a wide range of innovative applications and services in living and working environments. Cyber-P ...

    esteana - 29/02/2016 - 09:55

  5. What is Horizon 2020?

    Horizon 2020 is the financial instrument implementing the Innovation Union, a Europe 2020 flagship initiative aimed at securing Europe's global competitiveness. Seen as a means to drive economic growth and create jobs, Horizon 2020 has the political ...

    kugleta - 30/03/2016 - 11:24

  6. History of Horizon 2020

    The European Commission has compiled all the feedback from stakeholders, and has taken into account recommendations from the European Parliament, as well as lessons learned from previous programmes. The message was clear – make Horizon 2020 simpler for us ...

    poliahu - 30/03/2016 - 11:32

  7. Experts

    Who can be an expert? You have a chance of being selected as an expert if you: have a high-level of expertise in the relevant fields of research and innovation can be available for occasional, short-term assignments. What countries can experts come from? ...

    rueteal - 30/03/2016 - 11:30

  8. Promoting Gender Equality in Research and Innovation

    Three objectives underpin the strategy on gender equality in Horizon 2020: Fostering gender balance in research teams, in order to close the gaps in the participation of women. Ensuring gender balance in decision-making, in order to reach the target of 40 ...

    kamraro - 21/04/2016 - 13:26

  9. European Research Council

    The European Research Council supports frontier research, cross disciplinary proposals and pioneering ideas in new and emerging fields which introduce unconventional and innovative approaches. The ERC's mission is to encourage the highest quality res ...

    baeskhi - 03/12/2015 - 10:14

  10. Excellent Science

     The Excellent Science pillar has main four specific objectives: The European Research Council (ERC) will provide attractive and flexible funding to enable talented and creative individual researchers and their teams to pursue the most promising avenues a ...

    zilbefa - 04/12/2015 - 10:27