Horizon 2020 - Innovate UK


Updates to Horizon 2020 guidance

Published on 3 November 2015 and last updated on 26 February 2021.

26 February 2021

Replaced Enterprise Europe Network (EEN) with Innovate UK EDGE.

24 December 2020

The UK will associate to Horizon Europe.

31 January 2020

Removed out of date information relating to a no-deal Brexit. Added link to UKRI’s advice https://www.ukri.org/research/international/ukri-eu-exit/

31 January 2020

Additional guidance added on what happens after EU exit on 31 January 2020.

2 September 2019

Added links to guidance about Horizon 2020 after Brexit and links to sign up for information about events.

13 June 2019

Updated H2020 events list.

20 May 2019

Updated list of upcoming Horizon2020 events.

2 April 2019

Updated upcoming Horizon2020 events list with H2020 Briefing Webinar on the 2019 / 2020 Cybersecurity Calls webcast and European Conference on Crop Diversification 2019.

26 March 2019

Added SEREN4 H2020 event and removed March events.

7 March 2019

Updated H2020 events list

30 January 2019

Updated the list of Horizon 2020 events to cover the next 6 months.

14 September 2018

Added a series of new KTN events.

9 May 2018

Added new information and links for Horizon 2020 events taking place in May and June 2018.

6 April 2018

Added new information and links for various Horizon 2020 events taking place in May and June 2018.

23 March 2018

Added new information and links for 2 MSCA Individual Fellowship briefing events in April and May 2018.

8 March 2018

Removed section on other European funding opportunities, which has now been incorporated into a new guidance page on global innovation opportunities: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/global-innovation-what-support-is-available

Added upcoming events and links for Materials Research Exchange Conference and Exhibition, Horizon 2020 Brokerage Event Paris, LIFE Information Day 2018.

5 March 2018

Revised section on Horizon 2020 to incorporate the latest thinking from the joint report on the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. It outlines the intention that UK organisations’ eligibility in Horizon 2020 should remain unchanged for the duration of the programme, including their eligibility to participate in Horizon 2020 projects and to receive.

23 February 2018

Added latest programme of Horizon 2020 events taking place in March and April 2018.

18 December 2017

Updated latest events.

7 December 2017

Updated latest events.

6 November 2017

Updated latest events.

24 October 2017

Updated latest events.

22 September 2017

Updated latest events.

18 September 2017

Updated latest events.

15 September 2017

Updated latest events.

8 September 2017

Added latest events.

15 August 2017

Updated latest events.

1 August 2017

Clarified underpayment of awards to UK applicants for projects that continue and/or are awarded beyond the UK’s exit from the EU. Also updated the outlining ministerial statement to: https://www.gov.uk/government/speeches/instruct-european-research-infrastructure-consortia-eric-inaugural-event

25 July 2017

Updated latest Horizon 2020 events.

30 June 2017

Added new sections on ‘What is Horizon 2020’ and ‘What Horizon 2020 can do for you as a UK business’ to clarify programme details and benefits. Incorporated information on funding while the UK remains a member of the EU in ‘Find out if you’re eligible to apply’. Moved section on ‘Get help with your Horizon 2020 application’ above ‘Get help to find a project partner’. Updated imagery.

7 June 2017

Added latest Horizon2020 events.

3 May 2017

Updated latest events.

27 April 2017

Updated with latest events and link to UK National Contact Point details.

4 April 2017

Updated latest events.

6 March 2017

Added information on SUGI programme under ‘Other funding opportunities’ and updated funding information under ‘Electronic components and systems for European leadership’.

3 March 2017

Added information on ERA-NET programme under ‘Other funding opportunities’.

2 March 2017

Updated latest Horizon 2020 events.

14 February 2017

Updated contact details and programmes we support.

13 February 2017

Updated H2020 events

12 January 2017

Added “MSCA – RISE Call 2017 information event” to event listing

13 December 2016

Updated events listing

11 November 2016

Updated the events listings

19 October 2016

Added new events

11 October 2016

Added new events for October and beyond.

8 September 2016

Removed “Horizon 2020 Climate Action, Environment, Resource Efficiency and Raw Materials – Societal Challenge 5” as it has been cancelled

8 September 2016

Added new events

31 August 2016

Added new events

15 August 2016

Added link to Chancellor Philip Hammond’s statement guaranteeing Horizon 2020 EU funding beyond date UK leaves the EU

12 August 2016

Added new events

19 July 2016

Link added to register for the expression of interest to become a member of the Horizon 2020 Interim Evaluation High-Level Expert Group on maximising the impact of EU Research and Innovation programmes as part of the interim evaluation of Horizon 2020

12 July 2016

Added Horizon 2020 Information Day on the Research Public-Private Partnerships event details

21 June 2016

Removed an invitation-only event

20 June 2016

New H2020 events added

2 June 2016

Two past events removed.

4 May 2016

New events added

26 April 2016

Events added

9 February 2016

New event added

28 January 2016

New event added

6 January 2016

New events added

3 November 2015

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Last updated: 17 August 2021

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