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4th Experimental Pilot Call Interreg Central Europe

Posted by Barbora Hoffmannova, Thursday, 16th May 2019 @ 11:09 am
Interreg Central Europe call for projects to coordinate ESIF and Horizon 2020 partners and transfer results to regions. The challenge is to capitalize on the results of projects from directly managed programs and apply them in practice in the Central European region. Call will be closed at 5.7. 2019, is primarily intended for partners from already successful Interreg CE projects and directly managed programs.

ERA Fellowships - Science Management action | Call for applications | June 19, 2019

Posted by Barbora Hoffmannova, Monday, 13th May 2019 @ 10:44 am
The funding announcement "ERA Fellowships – Science Management"was published on 17 April 2019, marking the second round of this funding action. Proposals are submitted in a two-step process by the German host institutions. Project outlines must be handed in by 19 June 2019.

EUSDR 8th Annual Forum in Bucharest

Posted by Barbora Hoffmannova, Thursday, 9th May 2019 @ 1:19 pm
As a key event of the 2019 EUSDR Presidency, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Romania jointly with the European Commission and the Danube Transnational Program, are organizing the 8th Annual Forum between 27- 28 of June 2019 in Bucharest (Palace of Parliament), under the motto: “Building cohesion for a shared prosperity in the Danube Region”.

JRC manifestation of interest for a pre-paid travel and accommodation participation at the Annual Forum of the EUSDR

Posted by Dijana Štrbac, Tuesday, 2nd April 2019 @ 11:17 am
In the framework of its Enlargement & Integration Initiative, the Joint Research Centre (JRC) of the European Commission will support pre-paid travel and accommodation to selected researchers/experts from Albania, Bosnia and Hercegovina, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia, Kosovo*, Turkey, Armenia, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine to participate to the 8th Annual Forum of the EU Strategy for the Danube Region, taking place on 27-28 June 2019 in Bucharest/Romania.

The application must be received by Wednesday, 24th April 2019, 17h.

* This designation is without prejudice to positions on status, and is in line with UNSC 1244 and the ICJ Opinion on the Kosovo Declaration of Independence".


Posted by Dijana Štrbac, Thursday, 14th February 2019 @ 12:00 pm
The Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research (BMBWF) and the Institute for the Danube Region and Central Europe (IDM) will grant awards to honor persons with extraordinary scientific achievements and output in relation to the Danube Region.

The candidate has to be nominated by his/her hosting scientific organisation (university, academy of sciences, etc.) meaning that the candidate himself / herself cannot apply for the award. Every university, academy of sciences or research organization etc. can nominate up to a maximum of three candidates in total; however the three candidates have to come from different faculties or departments, institutes or research groups within the organization.

The deadline for submitting nominations is Friday, 26th April 2019 at 23:59.

JRC report on ESIF and H2020 in less developed regions

Posted by Jaroslava Szüdi, Friday, 28th December 2018 @ 8:14 am
JRC report on ESIF and H2020 in less developed regions
How can EU policies support the development of innovation capabilities in less developed regions? This note examines the mobilization of the EU’s two major innovation support instruments: the European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF) and Horizon 2020 (H2020). Using data from Eurostat and European Commission administrative data on ESIF and H2020 funding, we observe a number of salient patterns: While newer member states benefit from higher research and innovation allocations from ESIF, participation in H2020 remains a formidable challenge.