Research & Innovation - Participant Portal


Opening Date 11-12-2013 Deadline Date 26-03-2014 17:00:00 (Brussels local time)
Budget €9,000,000 Programme Horizon 2020
Status Closed Main Pillar Industrial Leadership
OJ reference OJ C 361 of 11.12.2013
Call summary


Call updates
  • 27-08-2014 18:07:11

    Flash information on the overall results of the H2020-PROTEC-2014 call for proposals is available under "Call Documents".

  • 10-04-2014 15:13:55

    A total of 29 proposals were submitted in response to this call. The number of proposals for each topic is shown below:
    • PROTEC-1-2014: 18 proposals
    • PROTEC-2-2014: 11 proposals
    The evaluation of the proposals is planned to start at the end of April 2014 and will be closed by the end of June 2014. Applicants will be informed on the outcome of the evaluations before the end of August 2014.

  • 31-01-2014 17:32:26

    The submission session is now available for: PROTEC-1-2014(RIA), PROTEC-2-2014(RIA)

  • 20-12-2013 12:46:53 The submission session is now available for: PROTEC-1-2014(RIA), PROTEC-2-2014(RIA)
  • 11-12-2013 09:23:19

    Dear applicant, please carefully read the documents made available in the 'Topic Conditions' and the 'Call documents' pages. The online submission tool, SEP Submission will be opened in the upcoming days. In case of further questions on Call specific questions, do not hesitate to contact us via the email address as indicated in the section 'Get Support'.

    Do not wait until the last moment to submit your proposal! Call deadlines are absolutely firm and are strictly enforced.

    We will keep you up-to-date with the latest information on the Call and the linked evaluation process in this section.

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.)

  • H2020-PROTEC-2014_Flash Call Info en
  • Legal basis - Specific Programme H2020 en
  • WP H2020 - 1. Introduction en
  • WP H2020 - 5. Introduction to Leadership in enabling and industrial technologies (LEITs) en
  • WP H2020 - 5iii. Space en
  • Legal basis - Framework Programme H2020 en
  • Legal basis - Rules for Participation en
  • WP H2020 - 19. General Annexes 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.

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 Funding Guide your online guide on the procedures from proposal submission to managing your grant.

H2020-PROTEC-2014 Call specific help: you can send call-specific questions to up to TWO WEEKS before the call deadline.