Can a successful Horizon 2020 grant application enhance my future chances?

The answer is yes!

The EU Commission like to work with successful grant applicants, engaging with them to shape the future direction of Horizon 2020. Aligning the development of the Commission’s roadmap to company R&D can establish long term multiple opportunities to access Commission R&D funding.Read more

Are UK SMEs benefitting from Horizon 2020?

The answer is yes!

Based on EASME (Executive Agency for SMEs) data from June 2016, of 1599 evaluated proposals submitted for SME Instrument Phase 1 funding in Horizon 2020 where the Co-ordinator was based in the UK, 380 (23.8%) were ‘above threshold’ and 197 (12.3%) were funded, with grants totalling €9,850,000. By country ranking, SME Instrument-1 beneficiaries from the UK came 3rd, after those from Spain and Italy.Read more