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RI-LINKS2UA Horizon 2020 Projects Preparation Grant Scheme - 4th Call for proposals launched!

This grant's main objective is to financially supports the participation of Ukrainian researchers in Preparatory Meetings for the development of concrete project proposals for selected thematic calls within H2020.


  • Submission deadline:
    Nov 30, 2018
  • Call announcement date:
    Oct 25, 2018

Contact: Olena Koval, nip@fp7-ncp.kiev.ua

Post Date: Oct 25, 2018

Tags: Horizon 2020, Grant

Within this RI-LINKS2UA fourth call for Horizon 2020 project preparation grants, a total of 10 H2020 proposals will be supported for project preparatory meetings in the EU to boost the participation in the H2020 consortia and stimulate cooperation between research actors from the EU and Ukraine.

This scheme will provide a financial support for the organisation of preparatory meetings of research teams wishing to apply for H2020 funding. The RI-LINKS2UA fourth call supports Ukrainian applicants who address the open calls in the H2020 2018-2020 Work Programmes, Calls 2019-2020.

What does the project preparation support grant support?
The travel of Ukrainian researchers to EU countries for the kick-off event on proposal writing, as well as the organization of a small proposals preparatory event in Ukraine with the support of  EU researchers.

The timeschedule:

Publication of  the fourth Call:

25 October 2018

Deadline for applications:

30 November 2018

Evaluation of applications and selection of the 10 best applicants

5 December  2018


Events for the period from 10 December 2018 to 30 January 2019


Selection process:

Formality and eligibility check

The Local Partner will be responsible for the formality and eligibility check. Applications which do not comply with the eligibility criteria will not be considered within the evaluation process.


The evaluation, based on a specified scoring matrix will be carried out by the Local Partners, the Task Leader and the Coordinator.

Funding requirements:

The Grants will be paid by the Local Partner as a reimbursement for travel costs (travel, accommodation, visa costs and per diem, actual expenses linked to organization of the project preparation meeting ) in accordance to Local Partner rules. 


Please submit the application form to the Local Partner by e-mail. Please get in touch with the Local Partner for any questions regarding the eligibility criteria: Ms Olena Koval (NIP) nip@fp7-ncp.kiev.u

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