Swiss Participation in Horizon 2020

Following the ratification of the protocol extending the free movement of persons to Croatia on 16 December 2016, Switzerland now retrieves the full association to the entire Horizon 2020 programme from 01 January 2017 on.

Swiss Participation in Horizon 2020, History and current Information

Swiss Participation in Horizon 2020, Factsheet by the European Commission (20 Dec 2016)

Frequently Asked Questions to the Status of Switzerland as Associated Country in Horizon 2020 (16 Jan 2017)

Join Forces to Raise Research Excellence

The next deadline of the "Spreading Excellence and Widening Participation" (SEWP) Programme is 15 November 2017 – it is time to get into gear!

SEWP addresses the causes for low participation in Horizon 2020 of EU "Widening countries" by launching measures that aim to raise their research excellence.

More info in our latest newsletter.

Key Findings from the Horizon 2020 Interim Evaluation

Horizon 2020 has so far attracted more than 100'000 applications involving top level participants from the higher education, research and private sectors.

More details on where do we stand after three years of Horizon 2020 in the interim evaluation report.

Date City Vacancies
25 JUL
Organiser: Euresearch Head Office / S. Martinelli / Euresearch Head Office / I. Spühler / Euresearch Zürich
22 AUG
Organiser: Euresearch Head Office / J. Zbinden
23 AUG
Organiser: Euresearch St. Gallen
28 AUG
Organiser: Euresearch Head Office / V.Sordet

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