The updated version of the Horizon 2020 Working Programme 2017 has been recently made available by the European Commission. (Kindly note that the documents refer to 2016 – 2017 of which the 2017 part has been updated.) The EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation - Horizon 2020, operates through annual Working Programmes that define the grant opportunities for the next 12 months. The thematic part of particular relevance to Paediatric Haematology-Oncology is 8. Health, demographic change and well-being (available online here) and presents the following highlights:
- There are fifteen (15) calls under the thematic area ‘Health, demographic change and well-being’
- Ten (10) calls from these are already open since the end of July and can be viewed here (for specific topics please select as relevant e.g. Societal challenges – Health, demographic change and well-being)
- For 2-phase calls, the first deadline is 4 October 2016
- The schedule and topics of all 15 ‘Health, demographic change and well-being’ calls is summarised in this overview document.