Clinical Trials , ERC , Horizon 2020 , Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions , Pathfinder (Pathfinder (FET-Open)) , Writing a winning Clinical Trials grant application , Writing a winning ERC grant application , Writing a winning Horizon 2020 grant application , Writing a winning Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions grant application , Writing a winning Pathfinder (Pathfinder (FET-Open)) grant application

Grant review guide: top 6 ways to annoy a grant reviewer

5 min read When submitting a grant proposal, our motivation is to have the reviewers on “our side”. In other words – we strive for them to be enthusiastic and positive about our project. In the grant review context, this is largely so that the positive experience translates into a positive review. Clearly, Read more…

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Horizon 2020 Impact Section – the case of the abandoned child

7 min read The Horizon 2020 grant proposal application is divided into three major sections: Excellence, Impact and Implementation. In contrast to the Excellence and the Implementation sections, many applicants find the Impact section harder to write. Despite detailed instructions in the call text and in the proposal template, applicants find its expectations Read more…

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Top EU Grant Writing Tips

5 min read Once researchers have an innovative idea at hand, acquiring resources for implementation becomes the center of their attention. They spend months curating highly competitive grant proposals that will hopefully secure them much needed funding. Working with hundreds of such hopeful and dedicated applicants enables us to note different trends that Read more…

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The Complete Horizon 2020 Budget Preparation Guide

7 min read The bottom line of any grant application is the foreseen budget for the project and the requested grant amount. In this regard Horizon 2020 is no exception. Even though the Horizon 2020 budget itself is usually not one of the main evaluation criteria, reviewers will generally refer to the budget Read more…

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Horizon 2020 Implementation Structure: Ensuring Competitiveness and Feasibility

6 min read It cannot be said enough – winning a Horizon 2020 grant is no easy task. Requiring months of proposal preparation and writing, all researchers want to arrive at the finish line having the most competitive proposal at hand. With a gruelling evaluation process to pass, the general discussion is that Read more…

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Horizon 2020 proposal template guide – understanding the inner logic and structure

10 min read Winning a Horizon 2020 grant is no easy task. Such a feat constitutes an impeccable project proposal which presents the project in the best possible way to its reviewers. As an applicant, having a deep understanding of the Horizon 2020 proposal template and structure will undoubtedly help to write such Read more…

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Horizon 2020 Proposal Development Timeline

3 min read Horizon 2020 brings together research and innovation while putting a strong emphasis on excellent science, industrial leadership and tackling societal challenges. Researchers spanning all across Europe, as well as its associated countries, are after this coveted grant that can immensely push their research a few substantial steps forward. Choosing to Read more…

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The distorting effect of ‘winning’ grants exceptions in Horizon 2020 and ERC

3 min read Our most initial communications with new researchers working on Horizon 2020 or ERC grant proposals include an overview of the expected evaluation process for each respective grant. Such an overview is based on our experience working with countless grant applications and allows us to track winning grant proposals and note Read more…

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TRL Scale in Horizon 2020 and ERC – Explained

4 min read The Technology Readiness Level (TRL) scale was introduced into the EU funded projects arena in 2014 as part of the Horizon 2020 framework program. If you are planning to submit a Horizon 2020 project proposal, even more so if your project is technology oriented – this article is for you. Read more…

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Grant Review Process – Feeding the Reviewer

4 min read The world of competitive grants offers different funding schemes that vary in formats, number of review stages, number of reviewers, and more. Additionally, the nature of different grants also varies in concept, type of project, scope, etc. Once you have chosen the specific grant you are after, you will typically Read more…

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