Commission proposes biggest ever investment for a R&I programme in Europe

Wednesday, 2 May, 2018
Today the Commission presented its long-term budget proposal for the 2021-2027 period. Building on the success of the EU's past flagship research and innovation programmes, the Commission proposes to increase investment in research and innovation by allocating €114.8 billion from the future long-term EU budget.

Horizon Europe, the next EU research and innovation programme has been allocated €97.9 billion, making it the biggest ever research and innovation funding programme.

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Horizon Europe - the next research and innovation framework programme