European Defence Industrial Development Programme: calls for 2020

With a total budget of more than €160 million, the 2020 calls for proposals cover 12 categories reflecting the critical capability needs defined in close cooperation with the Member States. The Commission is looking for project proposals including design, prototyping and testing Chemical Biological Radiological Nuclear (CBNR) medical countermeasures, such as preventive and therapeutic immunotherapy, which could Read more about European Defence Industrial Development Programme: calls for 2020[…]

European grants for small collaborative projects in healthy ageing with the support of digital solutions

Small Collaborative Projects Main features and objectives This type of instrument will be available in the 2020 Call. Small collaborative projects have a duration of minimum 6 months and maximum 9 months, a maximum co-funding budget of €300.000 and leaner application and reporting procedures. The main objective of the small collaborative projects is the exploration Read more about European grants for small collaborative projects in healthy ageing with the support of digital solutions[…]

Ensuring access to clean water and better healthcare in Romania through EU funds

Today the European Commission has approved an investment package worth more than €1.4 billion of EU funds in 14 large infrastructure projects in 7 Member States, namely Croatia, Czechia, Hungary, Poland, Portugal, Romania and Spain. The projects cover several key areas such as environment, health, transport and energy for a smarter, low-carbon Europe. They represent Read more about Ensuring access to clean water and better healthcare in Romania through EU funds[…]

SME’s Business Internationalisation Funding

Are you an innovative SME with the ambition to develop a new and innovative product-market combination (or process or service) with a strategic counterpart outside Europe? Do you need to first check the technical, commercial, legal and socio-economic feasibility? Each approved project will receive a fixed grant amount of €60,000, representing a maximum of 70% Read more about SME’s Business Internationalisation Funding[…]

Europe will unlock €2 billion in new investment in Africa and the EU Neighbourhood

The European Commission signed four guarantee agreements worth €216 million that will help unlock €2 billion to invest in renewables, urban infrastructure and start-ups in Africa and the Neighbourhood. The guarantees were signed with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), the European Investment Bank (EIB), the German KfW Group and the Spanish development Read more about Europe will unlock €2 billion in new investment in Africa and the EU Neighbourhood[…]

Funding for transnational research projects in the field of Personalised Medicine

The funding call fosters research and innovation activities that build close linkages between basic biomedical research, clinical research, physical sciences, bioengineering, bioinformatics and biostatistics, epidemiology, socio-economic research, as well as research on the integration of PM into clinical practice and on ethical, legal and social implications across the participating countries and beyond. This implies a Read more about Funding for transnational research projects in the field of Personalised Medicine[…]

New Funding Calls for Aircraft Sustainability

CALL: Sustainability of Hybrid-Electric Aircraft System Architectures Deadline Model : single-stage Planned opening date:   28 January 2020 Deadline:   28 April 2020    This topic intends to set-up a basic “LCI/LCA-hub” in the European aviation industry to ensure continuity and harmonization for the collection of Live Cycle Inventory (LCI) and Life Cycle Analysis (LCA) as reference related to Read more about New Funding Calls for Aircraft Sustainability[…]

The European Green Deal Investment Plan

The European Union is committed to becoming the first climate-neutral bloc in the world by 2050. This requires significant investment from both the EU and the national public sector, as well as the private sector. The European Green Deal’s Investment Plan – the Sustainable Europe Investment Plan – presented today will mobilise public investment and Read more about The European Green Deal Investment Plan[…]

New cooperation programmes worth €389 million in support of the Kingdom of Morocco

The European Commission is today adopting new cooperation programmes worth €389 million in support of the Kingdom of Morocco, in order to support reforms, inclusive development and border management and work towards developing a ‘Euro-Moroccan partnership for shared prosperity’. The High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the European Read more about New cooperation programmes worth €389 million in support of the Kingdom of Morocco[…]

€3.2 billion public support battery value chain

The European Commission has approved under EU State aid rules an Important Project of Common European interest (“IPCEI”) jointly notified by Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Poland and Sweden to support research and innovation in the common European priority area of batteries. The seven Member States will provide in the coming years up to approximately Read more about €3.2 billion public support battery value chain[…]

20 urban projects with €82 million for innovative security, digital, environmental and inclusion projects

The European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) will finance 20 urban projects with €82 million. These projects were put forward by cities under the 4th call for proposals of the Urban Innovative Actions which is implemented by French region Hauts-de-France. In particular, Piraeus (Greece), Tampere (Finland) and Turin (Italy) will receive grants for projects that will protect and reduce the Read more about 20 urban projects with €82 million for innovative security, digital, environmental and inclusion projects[…]