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H2020-DS-2014-1Sub call of: H2020-DS-2014-2015
Opening Date 11-12-2013 Deadline Date 28-08-2014 17:00:00 (Brussels local time)
Budget €47,040,000 Programme Horizon 2020
Status Closed Main Pillar Societal Challenges
OJ reference OJ C 361 of 11 December 2013
Call summary


Call updates
  • 30-01-2015 17:13:20

    An overview of the evaluation results (Flash Call Info) is now available under the tab 'Call documents'.

  • 08-09-2014 10:27:52

    A total of 111 proposals were submitted in response to this call. The number of proposals for each topic is shown below:

    • DS-01-2014: 51 proposals
    • DS-02-2014: 31 proposals
    • DS-06-2014: 29 proposals.

    The evaluation of the proposals is planned to start by mid-September 2014 and will be closed by the end of December 2014. Applicants will be informed on the outcome of the evaluations before the end of January 2014.

  • 17-03-2014 11:13:52

    Submission deadline is likely to be moved to 28/08/2014, pending on formal approval by the Program Committee. The update of the Work Programme is expected by the end of March 2014.

  • 20-12-2013 17:20:12 The submission session is now available for: DS-01-2014(IA), DS-02-2014(IA), DS-06-2014(IA)
Topics and submission service

To access the Submission Service, please select the TOPIC of your interest and then open the Submission Service tab.
To access existing draft proposals, please login to the portal and select My Proposals from the My Area menu.

A proposal is submitted to a specific topic. The full set of information for preparing a proposal for a topic (eligibility and evaluation conditions, proposal templates, evaluation forms, etc.) is available on the topic conditions page. Select a topic from the call description page or go to Search Topics.

Download all documents
(EN only, incl. the additional docs.)

  • Flash Call Info en
  • Legal basis - Specific Programme H2020 en
  • WP H2020 - 1. Introduction en
  • WP H2020 - 14. Secure societies - protecting freedom and security of Europe and its citizens en
  • WP H2020 - 17. Communication and Dissemination en
  • Budget Table en
  • A guide to ICT-related activities in WP2014-15 en

National Contact Points (NCP) – contact your NCP for further assistance.

Enterprise Europe Network – contact your EEN national contact point for advice to businesses with special focus on SMEs. The support includes guidance on the EU research funding.

B2Match networking platform with project ideas and participant profiles following the networking event in ICT 2013 in Vilnius

Ideal-IST partner search facility

Research Enquiry Service – ask questions about any aspect of European research in general and the EU Research Framework Programmes in particular.

IT Helpdesk – contact the Participant Portal IT helpdesk for questions such as forgotten passwords, access rights and roles, technical aspects of submission of proposals, etc.

Ethics – to ensure compliance with ethical issues, further information is available on the Participant Portal and on the Science and Society Portal.

European IPR Helpdesk assists you on intellectual property issues.

The European Charter for Researchers and the Code of Conduct for their recruitment

CEN and CENELEC, the European Standards Organisations, advise you how to tackle standardisation in your project proposal. Contact CEN-CENELEC Research Helpdesk at

Partner Search Services helps you find a partner organisation for your proposal.

H2020 Online Manual your online guide on the procedures from proposal submission to managing your grant.