Horizon 2020

Struktur "Horizon 2020"
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Struktur "Horizon 2020"

The New Framework Program for Research and Innovation

Horizon 2020 is the financial instrument for the implementation of the Innovation Union, one of the EU’s main initiatives for future development.


The program combines funding opportunities of the research framework program (FRP), the innovation-supporting parts of the program for the competitiveness of companies and for small to mid-size enterprises (SMEs), as well as the funding options of the European Institute for Innovation and Technology (EIT), will be combined.


The European Commission has recommended the following structure for the implementation of Horizon 2020.