Energy – Deadline extended for two SC3 2020 calls

Please note that the submission deadline has been extended  for the following two SC3 topics till 21/04/2020 17:00:00:

Contingency measures at the ERC

The ERC is taking steps to try to minimise the disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic on its operations. Panel evaluations of proposals are currently being organised remotely.

Postponement of the deadline of 3 H2020 RI 2020 calls

The deadline of the following calls has been postponed:

Secure (SC7) - Additional information for Applicants to SU-INFRA01-2018-2019-2020

In order to minimize overlap with already selected projects

Extension of the deadline for the SC6 2020 calls

In order to take into account the impact of COVID-19 and the precautionary measures applied by different Member States, it has been decided to extend the call deadline by one week to 19/03/2020 at 17.00.00 Brussels local time.

Cancelled events due to Covid19 (Corona) , what to do?

The outbreak of Covid-19 (Corona Virus) in the EU and elsewhere has a practical impact on many Horizon 2020 projects. For instance, it may prevent beneficiaries to fulfil their obligations under the action or even to carry out work in a zone affected by the virus.

Ongoing consultations on EU's digital strategy

The European Commission has recently published its digital strategy with initiatives for the coming 5 years, and immediately added 2 concrete initiatives to it (AI and data strategy). More info below:

SPACE – H2020-SPACE-2020 – number of proposals submitted

The Call H2020-SPACE-2020 has closed on 5th March 2020.

200 proposals have been submitted.

The breakdown per topic is:

Call topics INFRAEOSC-03-2020 and INFRAEOSC-07-2020 – deadline delayed

The deadline of the following two call topics has been postponed:

Energy –The 2020 call for energy efficiency is open

Around €64 million of EU funding is now available for energy efficiency innovation and market uptake projects.