Newly signed EU-US arrangement offers new opportunities for STI cooperation

On 17 October 2016 the European Commission and the US Government signed an agreement which facilitates cooperation between US organisations and Horizon 2020 participants. The aim of the arrangement is to enable US researchers to cooperate with Horizon 2020 projects outside the framework of the grant agreement, and to increase…

The EC has recently updated the strategy for EU-US Cooperation

The EC has recently updated the roadmaps which indicate the priorities for international cooperation in research and innovation for major partner countries.

PICASSO Project on EU-US ICT collaboration - invitation to follow project activities via social media platforms

Having started in January 2016, the project PICASSO “ICT Policy, Research and Innovation for a Smart Society: towards new avenues in EU-US ICT collaboration“ is bringing together EU and US prominent specialists with the aim of reinforcing EU-US ICT collaboration in pre-competitive research in key enabling technologies related to societal…

OECD Research Fellowships and Conference Sponsorship Programme Announced 2017 Calls!

OECD Research Fellowships and Conference Sponsorship Call under Biological Resource in Agriculture has announced Calls for Applications 2017. The deadline to submit an application is Saturday 10 September 2016, midnight (Paris time).

Announcement on Common Exploitation Booster

The Horizon 2020 Common Support Centre has launched a new service to support ongoing FP7 and H2020 projects, of any programme area, in developing exploitation of their R&I results.

2016 U.S.-EU: Bridging NanoEHS Research Efforts Workshop

The 2016 U.S.-EU: Bridging NanoEHS Research Efforts joint workshop organized in Washington DC at the NSF premises on 6-7 June 2016. The workshop brought together the U.S.- EU Communities of Research (CORs), which serve as a platform for American and European scientists to share information on nanoEHS research. This was…

Presentations of the US Funding Programmes Seminar are available!

Case Studies of managing U.S. Funding in Europe by Regina Nolz from EU Grants Access, Zurich

EU-US PhD and SMEs - check how to write a winning H2020 SME Innovation Associate proposal

Horizon 2020 SME Innovation Associate programme aims to build a bridge of knowledge connecting small business and researchers. With the call deadline drawing near, they are publishing a series of 3 blog posts to help you with the application. This series will focus on the 3 main criteria that are…