European research funding
These pages contain information to help you find and apply for funding opportunities from European sources, including the EU, private foundations and organisations, and the business sector.
Horizon 2020 introduction
An overview of the EU's 8th Framework Programme for Research and Innovation
The upcoming EU Research and Innovation Framework Programme
European Research Council (ERC)
Long-term support for excellent individual researchers pursuing groundbreaking research projects.
Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions
Grants for all career stages, encourages transnational and interdisciplinary mobility
H2020 Societal Challenges
Supporting collaborative projects within health, food, energy, transport, environment, a changing world and secure societies.
H2020 Future and Emerging Technologies (FET)
Supporting frontier research and innovation projects with a high potential impact on technology
Supporting entrepreneurship and innovation to promote healthy living and active ageing
Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI)
Public-private initiative aiming to accelerate the development of new medicines
Calls within Erasmus+ for projects in education.
Other European funding
Includes the funding agencies that are based in Europe, but are not part of Horizon 2020.