A new country associated to Horizon 2020

May 19, 2016

Hat: Armenian Minister for Education and Science has signed an agreement in Brussels that enables Armenia to participate in Horizon 2020 under the same conditions as EU Member States.

Funding Scheme: 2016-05-19

Pgm2014 2020: Yes

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Horizon 2020 is a programme that provides grants for projects of Research and Innovation to establish an economy based on knowledge and innovation.

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Carlos Moedas, European Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation, and Mr Levon Mkrtchyan, Armenian Minister for Education and Science, have signed an agreement in Brussels that enables Armenia to participate in Horizon 2020 under the same conditions as EU Member States.
Armenia is now the 16th country associated to Horizon 2020, which represents the world’s largest public funding programme for research and innovation. According to Carlos Moedas, it will bring new and different expertise and ideas, and enrich the international research cooperation.

Url description: Press room - European Commission

Url: http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_MEX-16-1842_en.htm