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Horizon 2020 Spreading excellence and widening participation


Submission deadline: 15 November 2017

Under the Horizon 2020 Pillar “Spreading excellence and widening participation”  there are two different open topics:

  • WIDESPREAD-03-2017 ERA Chairs: The ERA Chairs actions will support universities or research organisations with the objective of attracting and maintaining high quality human resources under the direction of an outstanding researcher and research manager (the “ERA Chair holder”) and in parallel implementing the structural changes necessary to achieve excellence on a sustainable basis.
  • WIDESPREAD-05-2017 Twinning: Twinning aims at significantly strengthening a definend field of research in a university or research organization from a Widening country by linking it with at least two internationally-leading research institutions in other Member States or Associated Countries.

For further information please contact Ms. Martina Pestoni.