Newsletter March 2019


Newsletter March 2019

EU decision makers agree on funding priorities for 2021-2027 in the area of Research & Innovation, Environment & Climate, Transport and Defence

Over the past month the EU institutions have reached a partial political agreement on Horizon Europe, the Life Programme, the Connecting Europe Facility and the European Defence fund. These are now subject to formal approval by the European Parliament and Council.

Four ZABALA projects open calls for innovative SMEs

Calls for proposals from innovation SMEs interested in working with our following projects: IRSUS, EDI, BLOCKCHERS and Data Market Services are now open!

€2 billion to fast forward the creation of the European Innovation Council

Amid European Council discussions on innovation, industry and competitiveness, the Commission takes decisive steps to set up a European Innovation Council.

ENERGY: New €10 billion EU Innovation Fund established for the period 2021 – 2030

The Commission announced an investment programme worth over €10 billion for low-carbon technologies in several sectors to boost their global competitiveness. The first call for applications will be launched in 2020.

The global investment in R&D grows 3.6% in 2018

The recently published 'Global R&D Funding Forecast 2019' offers a comprehensive analysis of the R&D situation around the world.

LIFE Programme to open new calls for proposals and expand its future scope

The LIFE Programme is opening new calls for proposals on the 4th of April and has been given a substantial funding boost for the next multiannual framework programme. ZABALA has a strong track record with this call and can help make your LIFE project a success!

New calls for CEF projects

Have a look at new Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) funding opportunities!