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Horizon Prizes

Take a look at the Horizon Prizes web site to see which challenge you might take up ...

• Better use of Antibiotics • Breaking the optical transmission barriers
• Materials for clean air • Collaborative Spectrum Sharing • Food scanner

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Q: Maximum for equipment cost is 30% or exceptionally 45% the value of the whole project. What are the exceptions to "duly justified cases"?
A: The targeted objective is to reinforce the research potential of high quality research entities established in the eligible regions. Therefore, one can expect that durable equipment items needs are limited. However, from experience, the cost of some particular durable equipment might be very expensive. To avoid artificial inflation of the total cost of the proposal, such a case might be considered as "exceptional", provided that justification is given on the real added value of such equipment

Category : Research Potential ( Upgrading, development, acquisition and/or maintenance of research equipment )