Category Archives: Project

US OPPORTUNITIES FOR EU RESEARCHERS AND FIRMS

NearUS is an initiative funded under Horizon2020 for the purpose of increasing European and US research and innovation collaborations while strengthening the position of Europe as the world´s leading partner in science, technology and innovation. Its overarching aim is to … Continue reading

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NEW INNOVATIVE TRAINING NETWORKS CALL LAUNCHED

A new Marie Curie Innovative Training Networks call with a budget of €375 million was published on 12 October with a closing date of 17 January 2018. The Innovative Training Networks (ITN) aim to train a new generation of creative, … Continue reading

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FUNDING FOR NETWORKS OF R&I PLAYERS TO STIMULATE COOPERATION BETWEEN EU AND BRAZIL

The EU-funded project INCOBRA is offering grants of €19 500 to 5 current or new bilateral networks of R&I stakeholders from the EU and Brazil for the purpose of stimulating closer collaboration and joint projects in the fields of bioeconomy, … Continue reading

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72 NOMINATIONS RECEIVED FOR 2018 MILLENNIUM TECHNOLOGY PRIZE

A total of 72 innovations and 105 individuals were nominated for the 2018 Millennium Technology Prize by the nomination deadline on 31 July. Health technology, biomedicine and materials and process technology received the most nominations. Most of the nominations were from … Continue reading

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EPO LAUNCHES ACADEMIC RESEARCH PROGRAMME

In its search to encourage more academic research on the role of patents in the European economy – as well as to promote the dissemination of research results – the European Patent Office is providing financial support for rigorous research … Continue reading

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PUBLIC CONSULTATION ON COSME PROGRAMME LAUNCHED

To help it with its mid-term evaluation of the COSME programme, the European Commission has launched a public consultation which will run from 10 May to 31 August 2017. COSME is Europe’s Programme for the Competitiveness of Enterprises and Small and … Continue reading

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LATEST SME INSTRUMENT RESULTS: €8.9 MILLION TO BE INVESTED IN 184 INNOVATIVE BUSINESSES

184 small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) from 28 countries will share funding of €8.9 million in the form of feasibility grants worth €50 000 per project in the latest round of the Horizon 2020 SME Instrument (Phase 1). In this first round … Continue reading

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