Did you know that Ireland has won over €1 billion in funding from Horizon 2020?
The EU Research and Innovation Programme for a Green, Healthy, Digital and Inclusive Europe will run from 2021 until 2027, with a total budget of €95.5 billion. Horizon Europe aims to boost growth, trade and investment and to create a significant social and environmental impact.
Horizon Europe will:
Horizon Europe will incorporate research and innovation missions to increase the effectiveness of funding by pursuing clearly defined targets. Five mission areas have been identified, each with a dedicated mission board and assembly. The board and assembly help specify, design, and implement the specific missions which will launch under Horizon Europe in 2021.
Research and innovation provide new knowledge and innovative solutions to overcome our societal, ecological and economic challenges. Horizon Europe helps researchers and top-class innovators to develop and deploy their ideas. It supports excellent science by teaming up the best talent and equipping them with world-class infrastructures. Moreover, it supports breakthrough innovations and helps to create new services and markets.
Work programmes announce the specific research and innovation areas that will be funded. The forthcoming calls for proposals will be accessible through the one-stop-shop Funding and Tenders Portal. When ready each call gives more precise information on the research and innovation issues that applicants for funding should address in their proposals.
For further information on the Horizon programme in Ireland check https://www.horizon2020.ie/.