H2020 & HORIZON EUROPE PROPOSAL WRITING TRAINING

Day 1

  1. Who the EU is and why it directly funds projects?
  2.  A strategic approach to Proposal Writing
  3. Structure of H2020
  4. Identifying calls: is your idea the right fit?
  5. How to read a call (Specific Challenge, Scope, Expected Impact, Eligibility conditions)
  6. Evaluation & Award Criteria
  7. OPM2: a standard project planning and management approach
  8. Proposal Writing workflow
  9. The Consortium Agreement

Day 2

  1. How to conceive and write the ‘Impact’ section
  2. How to describe the ‘Excellence” of your project
  3. The “Implementation” section
  4. Constructing a coherent estimated budget
  5. Eligibility of expenditure; general & specific conditions
  6. Consortium description
  7. “Third parties” and their differences
  8. Ethics and Security issues
  9. Practicalities of submitting a proposal in the electronic submission system

Day 3

1. Proposal submission process & User roles
2. Project Monitoring & Obligations under the GA
3. Continuous Reporting Module (Part A)
4. Periodic Report – CORE Reporting (Part B)
5. Periodic Report – Financial Statements and costs categories (Part C)
6. How to request amendments & budget shifts
7. Signing & Submission of Financial Statements
8. EU assessment of Periodic Report & Request
9. Incorrect reporting and potential negative consequences

New! Starting from September 2019, our Proposal Writing trainings will be on a 3-Day format with a deeper approach to SEDIA (Participant Portal)!

FULL AGENDA

PARTICIPATION FEES*


  • The Complete Training

    1390 exl. VAT Days 1+2+3



  • Proposal Conception & Submission

    990 exl. VAT Days 1+2



  • SEDIA & Financial Reporting

    690 exl. VAT Day 3


LOCATIONS

Register now by selecting the training of your choice.

11decAll Day13Berlin, Germany, 11-13 December 2019 (FULLY BOOKED)Innovative Horizon Europe & H2020 proposal writing

28janAll Day30Lisbon, Portugal 28-30 January 2020 (3rd day on Horizon Europe)Innovative Horizon Europe & H2020 proposal writing

04febAll Day06Vienna, Austria 04-06 February 2020Innovative Horizon Europe & H2020 proposal writing

10marAll Day12Barcelona, Spain 10-12 March 2020Innovative Horizon Europe & H2020 proposal writing

24marAll Day26Casablanca, Morocco 24-26 March 2020Innovative Horizon Europe & H2020 proposal writing

21aprAll Day23Brussels, Belgium 21-23 April 2020Innovative Horizon Europe & H2020 proposal writing

12mayAll Day14Amsterdam, The Netherlands 12-14 May 2020Innovative Horizon Europe & H2020 proposal writing

26mayAll Day28Vienna, Austria 26-28 May 2020Innovative Horizon Europe & H2020 proposal writing

09junAll Day11Valletta, Malta 9-11 June 2020Innovative Horizon Europe & H2020 proposal writing

 

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THE BENEFITS

About the Training

The learning objective is to provide participants with an in-depth understanding of the theoretical and practical dynamics of the proposal writing process of an H2020 R&I project.

We aim at maximizing your chances of success in competing for EU grants by providing the knowledge required by the applicant, before and during the proposal preparation phases.

A comprehensive training course, both for newcomers to EU funding and for experienced project managers.

The participant is guided through the theoretical and practical aspects of proposal preparation, from the production of the first abstract to the submission of the proposal following a clear logical path.

Target Audience

Scientists & Researchers

Pre & Post Award Officers

Phd students & Post – doctorates

Grants Officers

EU projects departments

Funding Managers

Free-lance consultants

Administrative staff

You will learn

HOW TO TURN AN IDEA INTO AN H2020 PROJECT?

How to turn a basic ”idea” into a realistic project (adopting a Goal Oriented Project Planning, Logical Framework Approach. and Work Breakdown Structure)

HOW TO ADDRESS THE “EXCELLENCE” AND “IMPACT” SECTIONS?

How to avoid the common trap of not attention to the “Impact” section and what an evaluator is looking for while communicating effectively the “Excellence“ of your proposal

PRACTICALITIES OF THE SUBMISSION PROCESS & TIPS

The full submission cycle, from beneficiary registration to the final submission, including the assignment of “roles” (internal and external to the coordinator) and all the fundamental technicalities; The dynamics of the evaluation process and who are the evaluators’?

HOW TO CREATE AN ELIGIBLE BUDGET?

How to create a coherent “eligible” budget, in order to prevent rejection of costs before, during and after the implementation of the project or as a consequence of a financial officer check or an EC audit.

The Certificate of Attendance

Official Certificate of Attendance issued on completion of the training for CPD (Continuous Professional Development) purposes

What is included in the fee?

Electronic training materials

Daily coffee breaks

Lunches with non-alcoholic drinks

Paper for notes and pens

Free wireless interne

Your Contact:

Saara Kõuhkna
Administrative Assistant
(+372) 604 1400
skouhkna(at)efmc(dot)eu

  • Saara Kõuhkna

    Saara Kõuhkna