Framework Programme for Research and Innovation 2014-2020 HORIZON 2020 Open!

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).

Actions

The programme is organised into three subprogrammes:

  1. Excellent science.
  2. Industrial leadership.
  3. Societal challenges.

European community funding

The Community provisional funding available for the programme is:

  • 77.028,30 Million EUR (Global Budget)