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The REA manages about half of all EU-funded research grants and provides support in selecting proposals for EU funding, helping to maximise the societal benefits of science and innovation.
New Space Research projects signed in record time
18 December

Climate change is very likely to have helped make 2014 Europe’s warmest year since the 1500s, scientists have found. A substantial part of the data comes from an EU-funded space research project managed by the REA, EURO4M.


New Space Research projects signed in record time
1 December

The first set of 33 Space Research grants under Horizon 2020, the EU’s framework programme for research and innovation, has been signed within eight months of the submission deadline - faster than ever before. The eight-month “time to grant” is a new target set by Horizon 2020 rules to speed up the funding process.


2014 Marie Skłodowska-Curie conference
27 November

The Research Executive Agency (REA) stand was very busy in Trento during the 2014 Marie SkÅ‚odowska-Curie Conference. Around 200 policy makers and researchers from across Europe attended the conference, entitled ‘The Empowerment of the Next Generation of Researchers’


The NIGHT, a different evening chosen by one million people
21 November

Over 1 million people attended the European Researchers’ Night this year, according to preliminary estimates revealed by the organisers. Slovakia, Poland, Italy and Spain accounted for more than 50% of the total number of attendees. Final data will be available later in 2015.


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Milan, Italy
1 May – 31 October 2015
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