European CallsIn this section you will find information on European funding opportunities and relevant calls related to photonics.
Further information on EU funding opportunities is available via the EC portal Access to EU finance.
A factsheet on SMEs in Horizon 2020 which outlines funding opportunities is available for download: SMEs in Horizon 2020
You can download an overview presentation on the first photonics calls in Horizon2020 Work Programme 2014.
You can download an overview document on funding opportunities in Horizon 2020 Work Programme 2014 - 2015.
Further information on the first Horizon 2020 calls is available on the Participants Portal.
|Theme||Topics range from smart mobility, smart society, smart energy, smart health and smart manufacturing. For further details please see the description in the ECSEL Mutliannual Strategic Plan. |
|Opening||9 July 2014 |
|Closing||17 September 2014 |
|Budget||The total budget available is € 190,000,000. |
|ECSEL Work Plan 2014||ECSEL Work Plan 2014|
|ECSEL Multiannual Strategic Plan||ECSEL Multiannual Strategic Plan|
|External Website||Participants Portal|
EUREKA Eurostars Programme
|Theme||Eurostars aims to stimulate SMEs to lead international collaborative research and innovation projects by easing access to support and funding. It is fine-tuned to focus on the needs of SMEs, and specifically targets the development of new products, processes and services and the access to transnational and international markets. Through this joint Programme, based on Article 185 of the Lisbon Treaty, Eurostars aims to combine the best of two worlds with a bottom-up approach, a central submission and evaluation process, and synchronized national funding in 33 countries. The Eurostars Programme is open to project proposals of different technologies. |
|Opening||EUREKA's Eurostars Programme is open for funding applications on a continuous basis, with an average of two application submission deadlines each year. |
|Closing||The next deadline for submitting an application is 11th September 2014, 20.00 CET. |
|External Website||Eurostars Website|
|Theme||Funding will be offered to innovative projects focusing on: Integrated Computational Materials Engineering; New Surfaces and Coatings; Composite Technology; Materials for Sustainable and Affordable Low Carbon Energy Technologies; Materials for Health; Functional Materials Focusing on Sensors |
|Opening||6 June 2014 |
|Closing||16 September 2014 |
|External Website||M-era.Net Website|