KoWi Logo Petri dish

Second Progress Report on the European Resarch Area
On 16 September 2014 the European Commission published the second Progress Report on the implementation of the European Research Area. more »
New European Commission: Allocation of Portfolios
On 10 September 2014, European Commission president-elect Jean-Claude Juncker announced the portfolios and restructuring of the next Commission. The Portuguese candidate, Carlos Moedas, will become the new Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation. more »
ICT - Net Innovation: Public survey for the Work Programme 2016/17
DG Connect has launched a public survey on Net Innovation topics for the Horizon 2020 Work Programme (WP) 2016/17. more »
Are you looking for a German research institution to supervise your Marie Curie project?
29 excellent universities and research centers in Germany are looking forward to host an excellent researcher funded by a Marie Curie postdoctoral fellowship. more »
"Fast Track to Innovation" (FTI) and Inducement prize contests
The European Commission this week has published details of the pilot action "Fast Track to Innovation" (FTI) and presented five innovation prizes that will be awarded under Horizon 2020. more »
Template for time recording in Horizon 2020 projects available
The European Commission has published a template for time recording in Horizon 2020 projects. more »
First JTI calls for proposals in Horizon 2020 published
Five Public-private partnerships between the European Commission and industry which will be implemented as Joint Technology Initiatives in the context of Horizon 2020 have today published their first call for proposals. more »
German hosts for Marie Curie Fellowships
German universities and research centers can use a new service for which KoWi will use its various European contacts in Brussels. more »
Research in Europe: register now
Register now for Research in Europe which will take place on September 25 in Weimar. During this event interested young scientists can find out more about national and international funding opportunities. more »
JTI Launch Event
Publication of first calls of Horizon 2020 Joint Technology Initiatives at stakeholder event on July 9. more »
Guide on synergies between Structural Funds and Horizon 2020
The European Commission has drawn up a Guide on „Enabling synergies between European Structural and Investment Funds, Horizon 2020 and other research, innovation and competitiveness-related Union programmes”. more »
Public consultation on Science 2.0
Until 30 September citizens, organisations and public authorities may have their say on „Science 2.0“ in the frame of a public consultation just launched by the European Commission more »
First calls on Information and Communication Technologies (ICT): Timeline for Grant Agreement Preparation available
Preliminary dates for the preparation of the Grant Agreement are now available for the following three calls within the ICT part of Horizon 2020 more »
Guide for Grant Agreement Preparation now available
The European Commission has published a first version of the Guide for Grant Agreement Preparation yesterday, 30 June, 2014 on the Participant Portal. more »
LIFE- first call published
The European Commission has published the first call in the new multinannual LIFE work programme (2014-2017). more »
Conference on the Future of the Marie Curie Actions in Cyprus, 5 and 6 November 2012
On 5 and 6 November 2012, the Cyprus EU Presidency and the European Commission are organising an international conference on the future of the Marie Curie Actions in Nicosia, Cyprus. more »