The Parliamentary elections held in Bulgaria on 02nd of April 2023 placed first with 69 seats out of 240 seats the GERB (Граждани за европейско развитие на България) – SDS (Съюз на демократичните сили). The GERB-SDS is a 2 party coalition from center right.   Mariya Gabriel, as a member of the GERB party had […]


  Climate change and environmental degradation are an existential threat to Europe and the whole world. The European Green Deal is a response to such challenges that aims to transform the EU into a fair and prosperous society, with a modern, resource-efficient and competitive economy where there are no net emissions of greenhouse gases in […]


MSCA-Postdoctoral Fellowships and ERA Fellowships The 2023-MSCA-Postdoctoral Fellowships (PF) call is opened now with a deadline on the 13th September 2023 (17:00 Brussels time); designed to support researchers of any nationality who wish to engage in R&I projects by either coming to Europe from any country in the world or moving within Europe. Postdoctoral Fellowships aim […]


The relation between Switzerland and the EU The relation between Switzerland and the European Union (EU) has evolved over time. Switzerland is not a member of the European Union (EU), but it has been associated with the EU’s research and innovation programs for several decades. If Switzerland had been the associated country which participated the […]


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 […]


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 […]