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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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Building a Consortium in Horizon 2020 – Don’t Bring Your Friends!

5 min read A consortium is at the heart of any Horizon 2020 project. Consortium partners, once chosen and settled, will undoubtedly impact the success rates of the project itself. Because of this, building a consortium is a very important stage of the Horizon 2020 project development. This is especially true since there Read more…

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Latest Horizon 2020 Simplification Explained

3 min read On February 27th 2017 the European Commission published its latest updates regarding the Horizon 2020 simplification process. Wondering what the scope of these changes are? Would you like to understand how and why they will effect you? We have all the answers in one place. The aim of this article Read more…

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What it means to be a Horizon 2020 Project Coordinator

4 min read According to formal European Commission (EC) guidelines, a Horizon 2020 project proposal must appoint a consortium beneficiary to serve as the central contact point and represent the consortium towards the EC. This is also known as the ‘Coordinator’[1]. Correspondingly, the coordinator’s budget includes a designated share for project management activities. Read more…

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The Coordination Dilemma in Horizon 2020

3 min read The EC requires that in every Horizon 2020 collaborative project, one of the consortium partners will be assigned as the official project coordinator. According to the official EC grant agreement, the project coordinator is defined as a regular beneficiary to the project that holds extra administration and coordination roles. The Read more…

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