FET supports collaborative research in order to extend Europe’s capacity for advanced and paradigm-changing innovation. It shall foster scientific collaboration across disciplines on radically new, high-risk ideas and accelerate development of the most promising emerging areas of science and technology.
FET consists of 3 complementary schemes:
In the frame of the European Innovation Council (EIC) Pilot the FET-Open and Proactive are now merging into the EIC Pathfinder
Concise information: The one page EIC Pathfinder Pilot Factsheet
Work Programme: Call deadlines and furhter rules are in the FET Work Programme 2018-2020. For all official documents, go to the H2020 Online Manual.
Have a look at our FET-Success Story!
Further information here
Swiss eligibility: Switzerland is fully associated to Horizon 2020
Horizon 2020 Funding: Participant Portal
Topic search: Find your topic
List of topics for 2018-2020: Topic preview
Types of projects, eligibility: Factsheet
For information about the next Research and Innovation Framework Programme FP9 (2021-2027), please visit our Horizon Europe webpage.