Approximately 65,000 Ukrainian doctoral students have been affected by the ongoing war. Some scientists have been continuing to work, shifting their focus to helping and supporting the military, while others were forced to leave the country. For example, Oleksandr Berezko, associate professor at the Lviv Polytechnic National University, continues to work to help the army: «Researchers […]

Last week we wrote about some provisions of the Horizon Europe programme that leaked online. This time, several research organizations have drafts that describe the priority in cultural and innovation ecosystems spheres. Innovation ecosystems  The European Commission has outlined its plan for financing projects aimed at developing innovation ecosystems across Europe for two years. The […]

The European Commission is taking steps to open research funds for ‘dual-use’ technologies. In this regard, the data show that European countries have increased the share of investments in R&D with military applications. Thus, compared to 2021, the share of EU member states’ investments in projects under the European Defense Agency (EDA) increased by €50 […]

UK and Switzerland have traditionally been part of the European scientific community. But countries are still left out of the Horizon Europe programme, which requires finding alternative ways to finance scientists from these countries. This situation, which has arisen in connection with recent political events (Brexit and Switzerland’s unwillingness to expand relations with Brussels), will […]

The European Commission is working on the Horizon Europe 2023-2024 programme with an approximate budget of €95.5 billion. The official version of the programme is due to be published at the end of this year, but unofficial versions of this document have begun to appear in some research organizations and universities. These unconfirmed versions do not […]

Horizon Europe is the successor program of H2020, the European Union’s flagship research & innovation program and will have a budget of at least over €90 billion to spend over a seven-year period. Are you curious about how could you participate in Horizon Europe? 🧐 Find out more HERE.