"Horizon 2020" is the name of the European Union's current research framework programme for research and innovation. As a funding programme, it’s aim is to build a knowledge- and innovation-based society and a competitive economy throughout the EU while contributing to sustainable development. In order to have a targeted impact on society, the programme sets priorities and contains a comprehensive catalogue of measures. The programme will run for six years (2014 - 2020) and has a total budget of approximately EUR 70 million.
If you are interested in Horizon 2020 or other EU funding opportunities or are already involved in a project, you can obtain support from various sources. A first contact address is the Research Funding and EU Projects section of FORTEC. There you will be supported with any questions or find suitable contacts.