Horizon Europe

What is Horizon Europe?

Horizon Europe is the EU’s key funding programme for research and innovation with a budget of 95.5 billion EUR.

Horizon Europe programme structure

It tackles climate change, helps to achieve the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals and boosts the EU’s competitiveness and growth.

The programme facilitates collaboration and strengthens the impact of research and innovation in developing, supporting and implementing EU policies while tackling global challenges. It supports creating and better dispersing of excellent knowledge and technologies.

It creates jobs, fully engages the EU’s talent pool, boosts economic growth, promotes industrial competitiveness and optimises investment impact within a strengthened European Research Area.

Legal entities from the EU and associated countries can participate.

Pillar I- Excellent Science

Pillar II- Global Challenges and European Industrial Competitiveness

  1. Health
  2. Culture, Creativity and Inclusive Society
  3. Civil Security for Society
  4. Digital, Industry and Space
  5. Climate, Energy and Mobility
  6. Food, Bioeconomy, Natural Resources, Agriculture and Environment

Pillar III- Innovative Europe

Specific programme: European Defence Fund

Complementary programme: Euratom Research and Training Programme

H2020 statistics for Greece in Horizon 2020 for the period 2014-2019

SC2: Food Security, Sustainable Agriculture and Forestry, Marine, Maritime and Inland Water Research and the Bioeconomy
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SC4: Smart, Green and Integrated Transport
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SD5: Climate Action, Environment, Resource Efficiency and Raw Materials
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SD7: Secure Societies – Protecting freedom and security of Europe and its citizens
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Nanotechnologies, Advanced Materials, Advanced Manufacturing and Processing and Biotechnology
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More information about Horizon Europe and its calls

Horizon Europe website:

European Commission’s website about Horizon Europe:

Participant Portal:

PRAXI Network is a National Contact Point for Horizon Europe (2021 – 2027):