FP7 - CAPACITIES
Specific programme for projects that enhance research and innovation capacities and support the coherent development of research policies.
|Updated||Amount ?Global budget||Duration||Budget line?Reference code of this programme on "Draft General Budget of the EU for the financial year 2014"||Legal basis?European legal reference for this grant to download|
|21 October 2013||Global budget: 4.097 billion euro||2007-2013||More details||More details|
This fund is a framework programme, organised in different strands (sub-programmes)
AbstractSpecific programme for projects that enhance research and innovation capacities and support the coherent development of research policies.
Does my project meet the priority requirements of this fund?OBJECTIVES
* Optimising the use and development of research infrastructures
* Strengthening innovative capacities of SMEs and their ability to benefit from research
* Supporting the development of regional research-driven clusters
* Unlocking the research potential in the EU´s convergence and outermost regions
* Bringing science and society closer together for the ... More details
What are the different steps ?The funding rates depend on the types of activities (see EUROFUNDING sheet "FP7 - FUNDING SCHEMES"). ... More details
When should I apply ?More details
How much can I expect ?The maximum ... More details
Areas concernedResearch, Transport, Environment, Industry, Innovation, New technologies, Telecommunications,
Who can apply?Research centres, Corporations, Federations Unions, Administrations States, Agencies Chambers, SMEs, Universities, International Organisation,
RegionsEuropean Union, Candidate countries, European Economic Area, Switzerland, Worldwide, Balkans,
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- FP7 - EU Framework programme for research, technological development and demonstration activities
- FP7 - FUNDING SCHEMES
- FP7 - CAPACITIES - INCO BILAT
- FP7 - CAPACITIES - INCO-NET
- FP7 - CAPACITIES - 7 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION
- FP7 - CAPACITIES - 6 COHERENT DEVELOPMENT OF RESEARCH POLICIES
- FP7 - CAPACITIES - 5 SCIENCE IN SOCIETY
- FP7 - CAPACITIES - 4 RESEARCH POTENTIAL CONVERGENCE REGIONS
- FP7 - CAPACITIES - 3 REGIONS OF KNOWLEDGE
- FP7 - CAPACITIES - 2 RESEARCH FOR THE BENEFIT OF SMES
- FP7 - CAPACITIES - 1 RESEARCH INFRASTRUCTURES
- FP7 - PEOPLE
- FP7 - PEOPLE - 4 WORLD FELLOWSHIPS
- FP7 - PEOPLE - 3 INDUSTRY-ACADEMIA PARTNERSHIPS AND PATHWAYS
- FP7 - PEOPLE - 2 LIFE-LONG TRAINING AND CAREER DEVELOPMENT
- FP7 - PEOPLE - 1 INITIAL TRAINING OF RESEARCHERS
- FP7 - COOPERATION
- FP7 - COOPERATION -10 SECURITY
- FP7 - COOPERATION - 9 SPACE
- FP7 - COOPERATION - 8 SOCIO-ECONOMIC SCIENCES AND HUMANITIES
- FP7 - COOPERATION - 7 TRANSPORT
- FP7 - COOPERATION - 6 ENVIRONMENT
- FP7 - COOPERATION - 5 ENERGY
- FP7 - COOPERATION - 4 NANOSCIENCES, NANOTECHNOLOGIES, MATERIAL AND NEW PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGIES
- FP7 - COOPERATION - 3.2 INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGIES
- FP7 - COOPERATION - 3.1 INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGIES
- FP7 - COOPERATION - 2 FOOD, AGRICULTURE, BIOTECHNOLOGY
- FP7 - COOPERATION - 1 HEALTH
- FP7 - EU Framework programme for research, technological development and demonstration activities
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Become a partner :
The partner is a body actively involved in the project (from conception to its realisation) and in reception of part of the grant. It is by no means a subcontractor and must be directly involved in the successful completion of the overall project. It is important to note that the partners, regard...
To adapt to the multiannual financial framework 2014-2020 :
We are currently in the pivotal period of the end of the programming period 2007-2013 and of the preparation of the new multiannual financial framework (MFF). Indeed, a political agreement related to the 2014-2020 MFF has been concluded the 27th of June 2013 between the European institutions. The...
Creating an evaluation plan :
The evaluation is an obligation imposed by the European Commission, it is a tool to improve the professional performances of partners in carrying out the projects. Its purpose is to assess a current or completed project, including its design, implementation and results and to measure the relevanc...
Read quickly a call for proposal and gain in efficiency! :
Reading a call for proposal isn’t always easy for a non trained eye! In order to save some time and not to get lost in the deciphering, you need to analyze carefully and rapidly the interest of a call for proposal
Grant candidate's selection: ease the evaluator's work! :
Once submitted, all projects will reach the same stage: selection. It is therefore helpful to understand it's criteria and requirements, in order to ease the evaluator's work and to stack the odds in your favor.
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