Call for proposals 2015 - Widespread H2020-WIDESPREAD-2016-2017 Closed!

Objectives

The general objective of Horizon 2020 is to contribute to building a society and an economy based on knowledge and innovation across the Union by leveraging additional research, development and innovation funding and by contributing to attaining research and development targets, including the target of 3 % of GDP for research and development across the Union by 2020. It shall thereby support the implementation of the Europe 2020 strategy and other Union policies, as well as the achievement and functioning of the European Research Area ERA).

Part IV 'Spreading excellence and widening participation' shall contribute to the specific objective "Spreading excellence
and widening participation" set out in Article 5(3) of Regulation EU) No 1291/2013 by fully exploiting the potential of Europe's
talent pool and ensuring that the benefits of an innovation-led economy are both maximised and widely distributed across the Union in accordance with the principle of excellence.

Actions

Actions foreseen within this call for proposals include the following topics:

  • WIDESPREAD-01-2016-2017 - SGA-CSA Specific Grant agreement and Coordination and Support Action
  • WIDESPREAD-05-2017 - CSA Coordination and support action
  • WIDESPREAD-04-2017 - CSA Coordination and support action
  • WIDESPREAD-03-2017 - CSA Coordination and support action
  • WIDESPREAD-02-2016 - CSA Coordination and support action

European community funding

The Community provisional funding available for the call for proposals is:

  • 202,16 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 23 June 2016 - 3 years ago (The deadline for the presentation of proposals for area 1)
  • 15 November 2017 - 2 years ago (The deadline for the presentation of proposals for area 2)
  • 15 November 2016 - 3 years ago (The deadline for the presentation of proposals for area 3)
  • 05 October 2017 - 2 years ago (The deadline for the presentation of proposals for area 4)
  • 04 February 2016 - 3 years ago (The deadline for the presentation of proposals for area 5)

Further information about the call

Official webpage of the call

Useful documents

Organisations eligible to participate

Opened to the following bodies or institutes with legal status established in the covered areas:

  • Any legal organisation

Covered areas

Bodies or institutes must have their registered legal seat in one of the countries taking part in the Programme which are:

  • European Union (EU)

Directorate-Generale responsible

Directorate-General for Research

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