POP3+: Rural Development Programme Extended
The year 2020 marked the conclusion of the current European Common Agricultural Policy (CAP). The new CAP will not be implemented until early 2023. To bridge this transition period, it was decided to extend the existing POP3 program. Several new schemes will be opened in the years 2021 and 2022 under the name POP3+
European Innovation Council (EIC): Tackling New Horizons
The European Innovation Council (EIC) is part of the broader Horizon Europe programme. Like everything connected with Horizon Europa (formerly Horizon 2020), the EIC had announced a new working programme for the periode 2021-2027. Check out what is new!
Horizon Europe – Cluster 5: Climate, Energy, Mobility
More and more information is becoming available about the new Horizon Europe 2021-2027 program. In this blog colleague Nina Bresser focuses on Cluster 5 – Climate, energy, mobility as recently presented by RVO.
In the period 2021 – 2027, investments will be made in expanding the EU’s digital capabilities and facilitating digital technologies. This will complement other EU programmes including Horizon Europe and Connecting Facility.
Project ENLIGHT: Human organs from the printer
In an ideal world, drugs would be tested on living human organs, outside the human body. The ENLIGHT project wants to realise this by printing functioning organs in 3D. To realise the groundbreaking ENLIGHT technology, a grant was applied for and obtained from the FET-Open programme under Horizon 2020.
Horizon Europe: What Are the EU’s Priorities for Research and Innovation?
Horizon Europe (2021-2027) is the EU’s largest funding programme and will make available approximately €95.5 billion for research and innovation projects in the coming years. The EU’s ambition is great, as attested to by the fact that this budget is 30% higher than the previous Horizon 2020 programme. However, to whom will this financial support […]
The United Kingdom and EU Grants After the Brexit Agreement
The EU and the UK have reached a Brexit-deal. But what might this have for consequences for the participation of the UK in current and future EU grant programmes?
Innovation Fund – New call to stimulate small-scale low carbon projects
A new call Innovation Fund by the European Commission to stimulate small-scale projects has been published. The Innovation Fund is one of the EU’s instruments that aims at making the European climate carbon neutral.
Investment Incentive BIK During the Corona Crisis
The Job-related Investment Discount (BIK) is a reduction on the wage tax, rather than on the income tax, and is intended to support entrepreneurs in making investments that will benefit the progress of their companies.
Changes Innovation Box in 2021 and Beyond
The Innovation Box (innovatiebox) is a tax measure that aims to stimulate R&D within the Dutch business community. This advantage is achieved by allowing companies, using the innovation box, to tax the part of the profit attributable to the developed technical innovations at a reduced corporate tax rate.
First Call Innovation Fund for Climate Action
The first call for the Innovation Fund for Climate Action for large-scale projects with innovations and solutions that are close to the market has been published
The Five Missions of Horizon Europe
As we wrote previously, at both the national and European level, there is a development towards mission-driven innovation policy. For Europe, this is taking shape in Horizon Europe, the successor to Horizon 2020. A series of reports has recently been published in which experts set out the five chosen missions. What Is a Mission? The […]