You can benefit from more than 20 years of EU project experience. We share our knowledge with you in one of our funding webinars (fundinar), hands-on workshops, or in one-to-one meetings. For enquiries please contact us directly.

Training module information

  • Description: Group-based teaching with exercises
  • Location: On-site
  • Duration: 1-2 days
  • Organiser: Universities or research organisations
  • Focus: Funding opportunities, Proposal document elaboration
  • Participants: Up to 12 participants
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Reference

„Our four Early Stage Researchers in the NeoGel project got an insight into EU and other funding opportunities and benefitted from accelopment`s many years of experience in European and other grants.”
Dr Andreas Heise, RCSI Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, IE

Funding Advice

Interactive workshops for researchers and technology-oriented companies to identify the best suitable funding schemes for their project ideas and plans

Objective: You will get in-depth knowledge into available R&D and innovation funding programmes and identify those that are most relevant to your project ideas.

Contents:

  • Overview (EU) funding schemes
  • Selection of research area specific programmes and requirements
  • Project types and funding rules
  • Strategies for project acquisition

Target groups:

  • Researchers (Universities)
  • All research areas

Participation prerequisites:

  • Ideas or plans for an R&D / innovation project
  • Basic knowledge on public funding an advantage
Proposal Writing

Hands-on workshops on how to write a competitive proposal for researchers who are planning to apply for Horizon 2020 project

Objective: You will get an insight into different EU programme requirements, set up your project specific work plan and learn about successful features of your proposal.

Contents:

  • Objectives of EU funding programmes
  • Call documents and other sources
  • Proposal set-up and contents
  • Evaluation criteria
  • Scientific part, Impact chapter and Implementation requirements
  • Budgeting

Target groups:

  • Researchers (Universities)
  • All research areas

Participation prerequisites:

  • Plans for an EU funded project
  • Intermediary to advanced knowledge on Horizon 2020 an advantage
Research Project Management

Hands-on workshop on managing a collaborative research project with a focus on Horizon 2020. Includes exercises and guidance on helpful tools that work in practice.

Objective: You will be familiar with all important Horizon 2020 rules, all common challenges for coordinators and which approaches and tools have proven successful to address the challenges.

Contents:

  • Planning: Objectives, Work breakdown, Timing
  • Risk management
  • Monitoring progress
  • Documentation & Reporting
  • Communication

Target Groups:

  • Researchers or other professionals in charge of managing a collaborative research project
  • All research areas

Participation prerequisites:

  • Approved project (recommended) or in active project planning at proposal stage
Project Impact & Outreach

Hands-on workshop for anyone who has to write the impact section in a H2020 proposal.
Objective: You know what information you need for a compelling impact section, how to structure content and bring it efficiently on paper.

Contents:

  • Expectations for impact section
  • Good practice examples
  • Impact pitch: Write and present an elevator pitch for your project’s impact
  • Optimizing the structure of your impact section
  • Optimizing the presentation of your impact section

Target Groups:

  • Researchers
  • Proposal writers
  • All research areas

Participation prerequisites:

  • Plans for EU funded project