‘Horizon 2020 funding if there’s no Brexit deal’ Technical Notice issued

The UK Government has issued a Horizon 2020 Technical Notice. The Technical Notice, entitled ‘Horizon 2020 funding if there’s no Brexit deal’, is one of a series of UK Government Technical Notices being issued to provide UK and EU organisations with relevant information in relation to the implications of a ‘no deal’ Brexit. Amongst other […]

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UK participation in Horizon 2020 post-EU exit

The UK Government has updated its ‘UK participation in Horizon 2020: UK government overview’ document. The document provides an update on the latest position in relation to the UK’s eligibility to participate in Horizon 2020 following the UK’s exit from the EU, with the aim of providing both the UK and European science, research and innovation communities with the […]

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Northern Ireland researchers secure €66.9 million through Horizon

The latest figures for Horizon 2020, covering the period up to 6th June 2018, show that Northern Ireland applicants have successfully drawn down a total of €66.9 million since 2014, towards the Northern Ireland Executive target to secure at least €145 million from Horizon 2020. The €66.9 million total comes from 212 successful Northern Ireland participations, with an […]

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Support for women entrepreneurs in the Horizon 2020 SME Instrument

EMPOWA is a strategic alliance of research, innovation and business stakeholders, aiming to boost the participation of women entrepreneurs in the Horizon 2020-SME Instrument programme. EMPOWA have identified a number of actions which are designed to support women entrepreneurs with innovative companies and potential to successfully apply for the SME instrument. More details can be […]

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€63.1 million secured by Northern Ireland participants in Horizon 2020

The latest Horizon 2020 data released by the European Commission in March 2018 shows that Northern Ireland researchers across academia, the private and public sectors have now successfully secured a total of €63.1 million through Horizon 2020. There has been a total of 191 successful Northern Ireland participations in Horizon 2020 projects with successful applicants […]

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UK participation in Horizon 2020

The UK Government has published a ‘UK participation in Horizon 2020: UK government overview’ document. The document aims to clarify the UK’s eligibility to participate in Horizon 2020 and includes a Q&A section which has been designed to bring confidence to the UK science, research and innovation community to continue participating in and seek funding from […]

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