| Deadline: 15 March 2017

Call for Proposals: Ri-Links2UA Horizon 2020 Projects Preparation Grant Scheme

The main objective of this call is to stimulate cooperation in joint proposals within the framework of the EU Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation programme between R&I actors from the EU and Ukraine. This call offers financial support of 1200 EURO (lump-sum), for 10 selected applicants from Ukrainian institutions preparing Horizon 2020 proposals.
The RI-LINKS2UA call for H2020 projects preparation grant supports Ukrainian applicants, who address the H2020 open calls in the 2016-2017 Work Programmes H2020, Open Calls 2017 (closing by 31.10.2017).

Eligible activities under this call:

  • Organisation of preparatory H2020 proposal writing workshop related to the H2020 call in Ukraine
  • Participation in the H2020 proposal writing workshop in EU countries (invitation from the proposal coordinator from the EU country)
  • Participation in international brokerage events related to the selected H2020 call in EU countries 

Eligible Budget per Applicant:

10 selected Ukrainian applicants will be supported with Grants of 1200 Euros.

 The Grant can cover the following expenses:

  • Travel expenses (air/economy and train/2nd class)
  • Accommodation
  • Technical and/or logistical support for the preparation of meetings or workshops

 The grant budget will not cover staff costs.

Eligible Applicants:

  • Research Institutes
  • Universities
  • Companies with RTDI activities (including SMEs)
  • NGOs with RTDI activities


Publication of the first Call: 14 February 2017
Deadline for applications: 15 March 2017
Applications evaluation and selection of the 10 best applicants 15 April 2017
Payment (first instalment) 30 April 2017
Payment (second/final instalment) After submission of the project proposal to H2020 and received final report  (no later than 31.10.2017)

Submission of Grant Applications

The grant application must be submitted via e-mail to the NIP:

Olena Koval 
National Information Center for Ukraine-EU S&T cooperation
Gorkiy street, Kyiv, 03680, Ukraine
tel/fax: 380+44 529-03-32


Source and more details: RI-LINKS2UA