ERA Useful Links

Below are a number of links to websites and documents, related to Horizon Europe and Horizon 2020 and specific issues related to the work programme of “Strengthening the European Research Area" (ERA)

Further Insights on the programme

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General Information


  • Strengthening European Research Area National Contact Points (NCPs) 
  • EU Funding and Tenders Portal - Post or search for partners, by organizations or individuals. More guidance here
  • EURAXESS - Information, job offers and support services to professional researchers
  • EURAXESS TOOLS Information flyer
    • Twitter:
      • @LERUnews, the League of European Research Universities (LERU) is an association of 23 leading research-intensive universities in Europe
      • @RRING_PROJECT, the RRING project explores Responsible Research & Innovation Globally. The project aims to align RRI with the SDGs & to create a global network
      • @FIT4RRIEU, the FIT4RRI project aims at fostering training tools for RRI and bridging the gap between the role that RRI and open science can have on RFPO
    • Horizon Results Booster, for projects approved under Framework Programme 7, Horizon 2020, or Horizon Europe - Apply now to the free of charge EU-funded consultation service assisting projects with marketing design, social media dissemination, market analysis, business plan and strategy, IPR management, pitching to investors, and finding additional funding resources. The services are available until May 2024.

    Horizon Europe Framework Programme (2021-2027):

    Horizon 2020 Framework Programme (2014-2020):

    Events and Opportunities

    • ERA of Inclusive Gender Equality: Keeping the Momentum, Addressing Challenges through Joint Action – on Feb 13, 2024, GENDERACTIONplus project funded under Horizon Europe, is organizing an hybrid conference, online and in Brussels focusing on the future priorities in gender equility.
    • Accelerator for Citizen Science projects – IMPETUS, funded by Horizon Europe, is offering an accelerator programme and financial support to citizen science projects. The projects should address and relate to one of the challenges released by IMPETUS and may be submitted by individuals, legal entities, and consortia from Horizon Europe Member states or Associated Countries. Selected projects will receive training, mentoring and marketing support to advance their project as well financial support of Euro 20K for new projects and Euro 10K for on-going projects. Applications may be submitted by March 14, 2024. 
    • European Union Prize for Citizen Science –  The Prizes are offered to outstanding Citizen Science projects and activities that have either completed in the last two years, started in the last two years and have preliminary outcomes, or older than two years and still active. The prize has 3 categories: The Grand Prize of Euro 60K for outstanding achievements in empowering civil society, and two additional prizes of Euro 20K each for projects addressing Diversity & Collaboration or Digital Communities. Applications may be submitted by March 11, 2024.

    Partner Search

    • EURAXESS - Information, job offers and support services to professional researchers

    HÉTFA Research Institute, in based in Budapest, Hungary, is looking for collaboration partners for the following calls:

    • HORIZON-WIDERA-2024-ERA-01-10: Policy coordination to support all aspects of inclusive Gender Equality Plans and policies in the ERA. Project named: "ST(R)E(A)M IT/STREAMING GIRLS AND WOMEN INTO STEAM EDUCATION, INNOVATION, AND RESEARCH."
    • HORIZON-WIDERA-2024-ERA-01-11: Support to the implementation of inclusive gender equality plans

    For more information please contact Dr. Katalin OBORNI, Senior Project Manager & Gender Expert, Email:

    Open Science

    Science Communication

    Citizen Science

    Gender Equality in Research and Innovation