This opportunity is available within the new program of the European Union, Horizon 2020, which is dedicated to promote research and innovation.Horizon 2020 is a financial tool of the European Union which aims to ensure the global competitiveness of Europe.
The program is a continuation of the FP 7 Program, only now is more precisely focused on research and innovation. All those who apply will now have the opportunity to apply through innovations, as well as in support of research. Horizon 2020 is open to all, is tailored to compete and is focused on what is really important.This program is expected to be supplemented with additional tools in order to develop the European Research Area. These tools will be intended to break down barriers in order to create a truly unique market of knowledge, research and innovation.
The funds allocated for this program are about 80 billion euro, while the duration of project's planned implementation is until 2020.