• Training Room

    SPIRAL - An Overview of EU Research Funding Opportunities
    Provider   Organisational and Staff Development Unit

    The course will cover the final calls of Horizon 2020, including MSCA Individual Fellowships; the European Green Deal call (actions linked to climate objectives); and Horizon Europe – the next European Framework Programme of Research 2021-2027 with a proposed budget of EUR 94.4bn.

Duration 1 hour

Course Type Live Stream

Booking Status Contact Provider

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Target Audience: Academic, research and research support staff at all levels, including potential Supervisors of MSCA Individual Fellows

An Overview of EU Research Funding Opportunities:

H2020 Programme (2014-2020) - The Final Calls For Proposals

European Green Deal 

Horizon Europe (2021-2027)

EU-Funded Individual Fellowships

The aim of this session is to:

1.       Provide an overview of the final funding opportunities available across the three pillars of Horizon 2020 – Excellent Science; Industrial Leadership, and Societal Challenges. Please note that, in the context of Brexit, UK organisations remain eligible to apply for EU funding until the end of the H2020 programme scheduled for 31 December 2020 (although the programme may be extended into 2021);

2.       Provide an introduction to the European Green Deal, and the opportunities for research funding;

3.       Provide an overview of the opportunities for funding under Horizon Europe, the EU’s ninth framework programme of research and innovation, running from 2021 to 2027.  It is hoped that the United Kingdom will participate in Horizon Europe, through the available possible third country arrangements.

4.       Provide an overview of the final call for Individual Fellowships under the Marie Sklodowska Curie Action;


An understanding of the final opportunities of the final H2020 calls

An introductory understanding of the up-coming Green Deal calls

An overview of Horizon Europe


A detailed understanding of MSCA Individual Fellowships


This is a one-off event, there is no wait list.

Delivered By: UKRO and RKES


Ability to join a zoom webinar

Cancellation Policy

When applying for a course, you should note that there will be a £50* to your department if you cancel within 5** working days or you do not attend, and a £25 charge for cancellations/ non-attendance between 6 and 10 working days. There will be no charge for cancellation made 10 or more working days before the event. Notifications should be made to OSDU@strath.ac.uk

A department is welcome to send someone else in your place if they wish without incurring a charge, providing that person has the necessary pre-requisites for the course. In the case of courses split over more than one day, you must attend ALL parts of the course. If you fail to attend any part you will be charged as outlined above.

*This is the standard charge for cancellation or non-attendance of course of 1 days duration or less. For some courses there may be a higher cancellation charge and if this is the case you will be advised of this at the time of booking.

**Any bookings made within 10 days of the event will incur the charges as specified.