New Clean Sky Call is Open!

The 10th Call for Proposals was launched on 7 May 2019 by the Joint Undertaking Clean Sky 2. The call features 62 topics with a total budget of almost EUR 70 million. Submit your proposal until 3 September 2019.


Save the Date: Research Infrastructures in Europe and Switzerland

This information event will take place in Berne on 5 July 2019. You will learn about the topics open next year in Horizon 2020, the timelines of the ESFRI roadmap and the Swiss roadmap, and get an outlook on RI in Horizon Europe.


Save the Date: Proposal Writing Training with Sean McCarthy

12 November 2019, University of Bern

The aim of this event is to train researchers, research managers and research support services in writing professional and competitive proposals for Horizon 2020.

The course is held by Sean McCarthy, a distinguished expert on European Framework Programmes.

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Horizon 2020 – Health & Food Applicants Training

Do you wish support in planning and writing your proposal?

15-08-2019,09:45–16:00 in Bern

The event addresses applicants of Health Horizon 2020 proposals. The training is also targeted at „Food, Agriculture…“ applicants (Societal challenge 2 of Horizon 2020).

At the time of the event, participants should already be familiar with the proposal template and the topic text in the Health work programme to which you are planning to submit a proposal.

You will receive targeted information and advice to support you in the roles of task or work package leader, coordinator or partner in a project and learn what you need to consider when planning the proposal.

You will learn how to write the proposal in order to answer to all three evaluation criteria. You will have the opportunity to book a time slot and discuss your project proposal bilaterally in the afternoon.

This is not an information event.

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Bundes-Exzellenz-Stipendien für junge kolumbianische Forschende

Am 1. Mai 2019 wurde ein Abkommen zwischen dem Staatssekretariat für Bildung, Forschung und Innovation (SBFI) und der kolumbianischen Stiftung COLFUTURO unterzeichnet, dank dem mehr hervorragende junge Wissenschaftlerinnen und Wissenschaftler aus Kolumbien einen Teil ihrer Forschungen und weiterführenden Studien in der Schweiz absolvieren können.

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Save the date! Open Information Day on the Last Health Horizon 2020 Calls

The Health Horizon Open Info Day on the last Health calls will take place in Brussels on 3 July 2019.

The Horizon 2020 Societal Challenge 1 work programme for 2020 (2020 Health calls) will offer calls for proposals with an overall budget of about €650 million. 

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Partnering Event for Horizon 2020 Topics – 27 June 2019


Looking for a partner or a consortium for a Horizon 2020 topic in the area of Nanotechnology, Advanced Materials, Biotechnology or Production (NMBP)? Register now and come to the brokerage event in Strassbourg, France.


Funding Opportunities for Research Projects in Health, Digital Health, Care and Clinical Research in Basel

09-05-2019, 16:45 in Basel

The aim of this event is to provide researchers in the fields of life sciences, digital Health and related areas of clinical research, an overview of funding opportunities for research projects.

In 2019/2020 the final Calls for proposals under the European framework programme Horizon 2020 will be published. Within the “Health, Demographic Change and Wellbeing” scheme, more than 650 Million EUR of funding will be available. At this event, you will receive an overview of this funding scheme and research topics for the upcoming Calls. An experienced project winner will give a testimonial of their personal experience with preparing proposal and the evaluation process.

Agenda and further information

Watch Out: M-ERA.NET Call 2019 – Deadline: 18 June 2019

M-ERA.NET, large network and a powerful tool to tackle European and global challenges in materials research, has launched a new call!

M-ERA.NET a network of 40 funding organisations from Europe and beyond – including Switzerland (Innosuisse) – has launched a call for transnational RTD projects in material research and innovation.


RICH Symposium „From Work Programme 2020 Calls to Horizon Europe“

Interested in the 2020 topics of the Research Infrastructures (RI) Work Programme? Want to know more about the future of RI in Horizon Europe? Come and attend the symposium on 14 May 2019 in Brussels.

The morning is dedicated to presentations of the topics in the RI Work Programme for the 2020 deadlines, followed by three Plenary Sessions:

  • From Starting Communities to pan-EU Research Infrastructures
  • How ongoing projects pave the way to Horizon Europe
  • Strategic planning of the RI landscape towards Horizon Europe

Programme and registration