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Deadline: 02/12/2020
The fourth call for proposals under the European Commission's Clusters Go International programme is now open - with a total of €7.5 million of funding available. Open exclusively to organisations registered, or having submitted a regisration request, to the European Cluster Collaboration Platform (ECCP), this action aims to intensify cluster and business network collaboration across borders and between sectors. It promotes cluster internationalisation where interested consortia develop and implement a joint internationalisation strategy, common goals towards specific third markets and...
Deadline: 26/01/2021
The European Commission has launch a €1 billion call for research and innovation projects that respond to the climate crisis and help protect Europe's unique ecosystems and biodiversity. The Horizon 2020-funded European Green Deal Call , which seeks to spur Europe's recovery from the coronavirus crisis by turning green challenges into innovation opportunities. Mariya Gabriel, Commissioner for Innovation, Research, Culture, Education and Youth said: “The €1 billion European Green Deal call is the last and biggest call under Horizon 2020. With innovation at its heart, this investment will...
Deadline: 02/02/2021
A €6 million call for proposals has been launched looking for partnerships that could strengthen management excellence and facilitate exchanges and strategic connections between clusters across Europe. Open exclusively to organisations registered, or having submitted a regisration request, to the European Cluster Collaboration Platform (ECCP), the overall objective of this action is to enhance the collaboration, networking and learning of cluster organisations and their members, including through implementation of the recently-launched ClusterXchange mobility scheme. The ultimate aim is to...
Deadline: 01/05/2021
A full list of COVID-related tenders is now available on the European Commission's official Tendering platform, TED or Tenders Electronic Daily. It gives access to tenders of national and regional governments all related to the COVID-19 pandemic. In this context, a list categorised by title, country, date of publication and deadline is provided, including links to the respective tender specificaionts. Accessible to the public, TED search can be used for filtering Common Procurement Vocabulary or country, and editing the query to add other criteria, saving searches, or getting notifications...
Deadline: 01/12/2020
Advanced manufacturing technology providers and business intermediaries are invited to apply for this new call to provide Pan-European advanced manufacturing assistance and training programme for small businesses. The goal of this initiative is to support manufacturing SMEs by providing them access to advanced manufacturing expertise as well as access to relevant training programmes in order to increase their competitiveness. This support is essential for SMEs since many struggle to embrace advanced manufacturing technologies, particularly because of the high costs of investment involved...
Deadline: 31/12/2020
The European Union Institutions appoint external experts to assist in the evaluation of grant applications, projects and tenders, and to provide opinions and advice in specific cases. In particular, experts assist in: Evaluation of proposals, prize applications and tenders Monitoring of actions, grant agreements, public procurement contracts In addition, experts provide opinion and advise on: Preparation, implementation and evaluation of EU programmes and design of policies. In order to select experts, the European Union Institutions publish regularly calls for expression of interest (see...
Deadline: 31/12/2020
Aimed at enhancing The Joint Research Centre (JRC)'s input to EU policymaking in the areas of energy and transport, whilst seeking new, intelligent solutions in these fields, the European Commission is launching a call for expressions of interest to co-create living labs in Ispra, Italy and Petten, the Netherlands for smart city solutions. This pilot call is open to public and private organisations in EU Member States and countries associated to the EU Research Programme Horizon 2020 , and addresses in particular small and medium-sized enterprises, including start-ups. The Call for...
Deadline: 31/12/2020
The Joint Research Centre (JRC) - the European Commission's science and knowledge service which employs scientists to carry out research in order to provide independent scientific advice and support to EU policy - launched a call for expressions of interest to co-create Living Labs for two selected smart city application areas: transport and energy in two of JRC's research sites Ispra, Italy and Petten, the Netherlands for smart city solutions. The two campuses effectively simulate urban environments given the large number of staff, buildings, roads and utilities on the two sites, combined...
Deadline: 14/01/2021
The first open call of the pan-European DigiCirc project has been launched - looking for innovative SMEs that are working to help bring the circular economy to cities across the continent. The Horizon 2020-funded programme brings together companies (small and large), public bodies, and researchers to work together to make the economy more sustainable by making it circular. This is acheived through using materials and energy more efficiently for longer and ensuring leftovers and waste are used by someone else. For this first call, the DigiCirc team will select a minimum of 15 consortia,...
Deadline: 15/01/2021
The EU-funded project ONTOCHAIN has €4.2 million to develop a new software ecosystem for trusted, traceable, and transparent ontological knowledge management, and is looking for internet innovators to co-create it. Eighteen proposals will be selected in this first open call of the project to produce functional and technical specifications for the ONTOCHAIN framework. Through a 7-month supporting programme, participants will get up to €123,000 (equity-free funding), free coaching and free access to top infrastructure. How it works? In the first phase of the programme, the 18 selected projects...

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