Ukraine: an active associated country in H2020 and Horizon Europe The war in Ukraine, which began in 2014, has had significant consequences for research in the country. Some of the effects include: Brain drain: The conflict has led to a significant brain drain, with many researchers leaving the country to seek better opportunities abroad. This […]

Financial Management of Horizon Europe and Horizon Europe: Mastering Personnel Costs Calculating eligible personnel costs is among the most complex aspects in the financial management of Horizon Europe and Horizon 2020 projects. Errors can have undesired consequences in the form of cost rejection, grant reduction or even administrative sanctions. Beneficiaries therefore need to master the […]

This article is intended to assist and support anyone submitting a proposal to the MSCA Staff Exchanges Call with the deadline of 8 March 2023. The following information function as a checklist to remind researchers some key aspects that should not be forgotten to address in their project proposal:   Criterion 1 – Excellence:  In […]

Marie Skłodowska-Curie Action (MSCA) is a set of major research fellowships created by the European Union/European Commission to support research in the European Research Area (ERA). The MSCAs are among Europe’s most competitive and prestigious research and innovation fellowships. MSCA programme is part of the HORIZON EUROPE pillar one and it is designed to promote […]

An aerospace project has been funded with 2.7 million euro to develop a rocket system which could be used several times. Using this innovative system would mean cheaper travels to space and less harm to the environment. Read more Source: Novinite, Sofia News Agency

European grants for research support a lot of different projects in a lot of different fields. Today, this is a new state of matter which was discovered thanks to these grants. European scientists discovered a state of matter which allowed atoms to be at the same time liquid and solid. Find out more here Source: […]

Carlos Moeida and his Chinese counterpart Wang Zhigang met on Tuesday during the 4th Chinese-EU summit to discuss the future of the partnership between the European Union and China in research. While the lack of transparency in China is a major issue for European researchers, the different reporting schedule and the need for Chinese researchers […]

Yesterday, for the first time in the History of mankind, the image of a black hole was captured. It was captured by Event Horizon Telescope, an international research collaboration in which EU-funded scientists participate. The image which instantly became famous worldwide is the result of years of research, which received funds through FP7 and H2020 […]

More than a half of the ITRE could change after the next European elections in May. While some MEPs do not want to run as candidates, some others do not know if they can because of the Brexit, and some are still waiting for the authorization from their party. Science Business comes back on the […]

After multiple failures and the impossibility to get support from the “hard-brexiters” of her own party, Theresa May is seeking for a compromise with the Labour Party. It will not be an easy task, as the Prime Minister will meet European Union leaders on Wednesday, her last chance to present them an alternative to a […]