Grants and Research Funding

Main areas of interest and priorities of the Focus Group

1. Synergies between Horizon 2020 and European Structural and Investment Funds  

2. Positioning towards FP9 in Health, Demographic Change and Wellbeing, and Spreading Excellence and Widening Participation

3. Benchmarking

4. Promotion of excellence:

  • Experience with WIDESPREAD programme; and 
  • Best practice in support for excellence grants (ERC, MSCA-IF).

5. Models of organization of grant support both pre-award and post-award


Focus Group Members 

Focus Group Chair: 

Taivo Raud

Focus Group Co-chair: 

Ladislav Čoček

Members of the Focus Group: 

Petr Rychtecký
Tatiana Šipošová
Aneta Andrzejczyk
Smiljka Vikić-Topić
Gabrijela Radić
Žemartas Budrys
Vida Lapinskaitė
Dace Kārkle
Péter Sallai
Krisztina Bagyinszki
Sandra Klimovič
Donata Peciukeniene
Janka  Jugovic

Mihaly Bagi