A total of 277 small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) form 25 countries have been selected for funding under the latest round of the SME Instrument, in the so-called Phase 1 of the programme. The companies will receive a total amount of €13.7 million to share between their projects to get their innovations faster on the market.
The Council today agreed on key parts of the draft Council decision establishing the specific programme implementing Horizon Europe. This programme sets out the operational objectives and types of activities envisaged for implementing Horizon Europe, the EU’s framework programme for research and innovation for the years 2021 to 2027.
EASME organises a webinar for potential applicants on the finance topics in the Energy Efficiency Call 2019. The webinar covers the topics on Integrated home renovation services, Innovative financing, Mainstreaming energy efficiency finance and Project development assistance.
Horizon Impact Award is dedicated to EU-funded projects whose results have created societal impact across and beyond Europe. The prize acknowledges and rewards the most influential and impactful projects under Horizon 2020, the EU research and innovation programme, and its predecessor, the 7th Framework Programme (FP7, 2007-2013). The contest is open to FP7 and Horizon 2020 projects that have been completed and that can provide proof of the impact they have created.
The FCH 2 JU has launched a call for tenders for a study on the ‘Opportunities arising from the inclusion of Hydrogen Energy Technologies in the National Energy & Climate Plans‘.
The EU’s future framework programme for research and innovation is taking shape. Member states’ ambassadors meeting in the Council’s permanent representatives’ committee today confirmed the common understanding reached between the Romanian presidency of the Council and the European Parliament, as part of an overall compromise on the Horizon Europe package, on the majority of the operative provisions of Horizon Europe, the next EU framework programme on research and innovation for the years 2021 to 2027.
The 2019 CEF Energy call virtual Info Day will take place on Tuesday 9 April 2019 and will cover the priorities of the 2019 CEF Energy Call open since 20 March 2019.