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Horizon Europe

H2020 checklist: Eyes on Horizon Europe

The ultimate checklist on how to: Develop a H2020 proposal, Manage your H2020 Project, Survive periodic and final reporting and Fulfil EC monitoring requirements.

Made in collaboration with EMDESK

What innovation did you introduce in your H2020 project?

What is innovation anyway? Is there an EU definition of innovation

What would the EU expect as innovation in your project proposal?

The EU Research and Innovation funding landscape 2021-2027
List and useful summary highlighting the linkages of EU R&I programmes with Horizon Europe.

EU funding information

European Metrology Research Programme for Innovation and Research (EMPIR)
EMPIR, the successor EMRP programme, will contribute to a number of flagship initiatives under EUROPE 2020 that are affected by metrology research, including ‘Innovation Union’, ‘A digital agenda for Europe’, ‘Resource-efficient…
Eurostars -2
Eurostars-2 is aligned with the Europe 2020 strategy, the related Flagship initiative ‘Innovation Union’and ‘A Reinforced European Research Area Partnership for Excellence and Growth’will aim at supporting research performing SMEs…
Health for Growth Programme
On 21 March 2014, the Third Health Programme was published in the Official Journal of the European Union and is available in all EU official languages.

Guiding material

Financial management

Where does it all start? – At the budget development phase of proposal preparation.

Where does it end? - 5 years after the closure of the project (2 years in H2020)

Basic information on IPR

What is IPR and why is it important?

Project management platform
A list of those platforms you may find useful for the management of your Horizon 2020 project


Person Months Status table
Work Package Internal Report template
Cost justification template