Horizon Impact Award 2020 open for applications – could your FP7 or Horizon 2020 project win €10,000?

The Horizon Impact Award is a European Commission's initiative to recognise and celebrate outstanding projects that have used their results to provide value for society.


Projects must have been funded by FP7 and/or Horizon 2020 funding programmes and they must be closed by the time of application.

Last years winners included those in digital security, drug therapy, environment (costal protection) and child abuse prevention.

The deadline to submit your project is in just over 3 weeks (2 April 2020).

If you are involved in  one of the 1000 completed FP7 or Horizon 2020 projects which involve Scottish partners then it is worth finding out more at https://ec.europa.eu/info/research-and-innovation/funding/funding-opportunities/prizes/horizon-impact-award_en

5 awards of €10,000 each

The winners will be invited to European Research and Innovation Days hosted in Brussels, which will include a selected audience of high-level representatives and promoters of innovation in industry and the public sector.

The Horizon Impact Award will provide the winners with high visibility in the form of public interest and increased media coverage.

The Commission will further promote the winners by inviting them to provide testimony at other

Richard Buxbaum - Scotland Europa - NCP Services
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