INEA is running parts of Horizon 2020, the EU's €77 billion research and innovation programme for 2014-2020, in the areas of transport and energy.
The Agency is currently managing the Horizon 2020 calls for research & innovation projects proposals under the following themes:
|Smart, green and integrated transport||Secure, clean and efficient energy|
Over €2.3 billion in 2014-2020, of which €950 million in 2018-2020:
Over €3 billion in 2014-2020, of which €1.3 billion in 2018-2020:
|Smart Cities and Communities||Next-generation batteries|
About €83 million in 2019:
Over €114 million in 2019:
|Food security, sustainable agriculture and forestry, marine, maritime and inland water research and the bioeconomy||Funded Horizon 2020 projects|
INEA has currently ca. 480 H2020 projects in its portfolio.
The Horizon 2020 Energy Info Days will take place on 25-26-27 June 2019 in Brussels. It will present the funding opportunities for research, innovation and market uptake projects on clean energy. The event will help potential applicants in preparing successful proposals for Horizon 2020 calls for the year 2020.
The Horizon 2020 Energy Info Day, on 05 October 2018 in Brussels, presented funding opportunities for Smart Cities and Communities and Smart Energy System projects.
Visit the event page to watch the recording and download presentations.
See other energy-related funding opportunities in Horizon 2020.
Ten transport topics under the 2018-2020 Horizon 2020 Work Programme are open for application in the areas of Mobility for Growth, Automated Road Transport and Green Vehicles as well. They make available EU financing of €162 million and the deadline to submit proposals is 25 April 2019.
You can find more information about closed and upcoming calls on the Funding and Tenders Portal.
These calls are part of the Smart, Green and Integrated Transport Challenge.
Their specific focus is to support research and innovation activities in relation with low-carbon and sustainable transport; automated road transport; electrified vehicles; safe and resilient transport systems; European industrial leadership as well as behavioural issues and user needs for mobility solutions.
The last Horizon 2020 Transport Info Day presented the 2019 funding opportunities offered by the EU's Horizon 2020 Programme to projects focusing on smart, green and integrated transport. It was a virtual event and took place on 23 October 2018. You can find more information, including a recording of the event, here.
There might be other EU funding opportunities in transport and energy research announced on the Funding and Tenders Portal.
For all questions related to Horizon 2020, please contact the Research Enquiry Service.
Take a look at the communication guidelines that will help you understand what to include in your communication plan, how to acknowledge the EU funding and what INEA can offer to support your communication efforts.
Are you a project coordinator based in the EU, and want to reach potential investors worldwide? Register your project in the European Investment Project Portal (EIPP) and boost its visibility to a large network of international investors!
INEA listed various tools that can help you and your project to develop a good exploitation strategy and make the most out of your projects results. Please have a look here at the advisory, grants and financial tools that can support you beyond or as a complement to your grant.