The LAC NCP NETWORK TEAM, Liaison Office with the EU (Uruguay Ministry of Education and Culture) held a videoconference in Spanish about how to look for partners in Horizon 2020. Tips were given on the Participant Portal in order to familiarise interested researchers and institutions with its functions and get the most out of it.
LAC NCP NETWORK TEAM
Liaison Office with the EU
Ministry of Education and Culture
Reconquista 535, Floor 5
Tel.: (+598) 2915 0103 ext. 1560
Horizon 2020 is the EU funding programme for research and innovation running from 2014 to 2020 with a €80 billion budget. H2020 supports scientifically-excellent research, innovation, and technological development, through collaborative research projects as well as grants and fellowships to individuals. It is open to the world, so researchers from Latin America and the Caribbean are very welcome to get involved.Horizon 2020 offers a large variety of funding opportunities for research and innovation activities through calls for proposals that are set out in the Horizon 2020 work programme. Access all open calls on the Horizon 2020 Participant Portal by entering the Topic ID of the call in the search engine (top-right corner of page).