Horizon 2020 Calls for Proposals

The Horizon 2020 program concentrates all European Union funding on research and innovation, and focuses on three major priorities: scientific excellence, industrial leadership and tackling societal challenges.

A major funding instrument in the European Research Area (ERA), the Horizon 2020 program has a budget of around €80 billion, representing approximately 5% of total public expenditure across Europe.

Health, Demographic Change and Well-being Collaborative Program

The Societal Challenge "Health, demographic change and well-being" aims to fund research that will have an impact on society, improve the quality of life of European citizens of all ages, maintain the economic sustainability of health and care systems and promote innovation through private and public sectors.

Inserm encourages its teams to participate in this collaborative program. A procedure to help set up and support European projects has been established for that purpose, in partnership with its private subsidiary Inserm Transfert.

Find the latest information on the Health Challenge on the Horizon 2020 site

Excellent Science Pillar Funding

Horizon 2020's Excellent Science Pillar supports basic research and frontier research, in particular through the following programs: