Horizon 2020 launches with first set of calls

The first calls for the EC’s new research and innovation funding programme for 2014-2020, Horizon 2020, were published in December 2013 on a new version of the Research Participant Portal website. Most of the 2014 calls are already open for submission, but some will open later in the year. Further information The Horizon 2020 Calls…

Horizon 2020

In parallel with the launch of Horizon 2020, the NHS European Office has produced a briefing on EU funding for research and innovation 2014-2020: seizing the opportunities for NHS organisations.

Horizon 2020 is launched………..

The European Commission has launched today its first calls for proposals for projects under Horizon 2020, the European Union’s €80 billion research and innovation programme. ‘Health, demographic change and wellbeing’ is the top priority of the ‘societal challenges’ strand of Horizon 2020, with almost 7.5 billion Euros available for the 2014-2020 period. Today, the calls…


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