HORIZON 2020 is the new European programme for research and innovation which provides a unique framework for financing innovative initiatives in all sectors.
Innovation is at the heart of the programme so to ensure Europe’s competitiveness in the next years on a global scale.
It is particularly focused on SMEs to which specific actions and funds are addressed.
HORIZON 2020 is structured in three main areas:
- Excellent Science to promote the excellence of the European scientific research.
- Industrial Leadership to develop technology and innovation for businesses, particularlySMEs.
- Societal Challenges for innovative and market-oriented initiatives to tackle the main EU societal challenges.
Each area includes specific funding sectors (see diagram).
H2020 calls for proposals are available on the dedicated website Participant Portal.
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