Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport RA Science Committee

Informational package on «Horizon Europe»

29.03.2021

The European Innovation Council (EIC), launched on 18 March 2021, is a key novelty of Horizon Europe and represents the most ambitious innovation initiative that Europe has taken, with a budget of €10 billion for the period 2021-2027. The EIC has a mission to identify, develop and scale-up breakthrough technologies and disruptive innovations. The EIC will support startups, SMEs and research teams developing high-risk, high-impact breakthrough innovation, with a particular focus on scaling up game-changing solutions that contribute to the objectives of the European Green Deal and the Recovery Plan for Europe.

The European Commission's Directorate-General for Research and Innovation has also provided an informational package related to «Horizon Europe», which can be of interest for Armenian stakeholders:

  1. revised website: https://ec.europa.eu/info/horizon-europe_en
  2. promotional video: https://audiovisual.ec.europa.eu/en/video/I-201086?lg=EN%2FEN
  3. summary of the program: https://op.europa.eu/en/publication-detail/-/publication/eef524e8-509e-11eb-b59f-01aa75ed71a1/language-en/format-PDF/source-190728921
  4. guidelines for participating in the program: https://op.europa.eu/en/publication-detail/-/publication/a1c3da18-01fe-11eb-974f-01aa75ed71a1