04/08/2020

Horizon 2020 Research Opportunities Information Session at the University of Sydney


  • START DATE
    03/08/2020 - 14:00
  • EVENT TYPE
    Webinar
  • LOCATION
    Australia, Webinar
  • END DATE
    03/08/2020 - 15:00
  • ORGANISER
    Office of Global Engagement, The University of Sydney

EURAXESS Australia and New Zealand had the previlige to deliver a webinar for the University of Sydney on Horizon 2020 research opportunities that Australian researchers can participate in.

The information session focused primarily on EU Framework Programs (Horizon 2020 and Horizon Europe), European Research Council (ERC) grants and Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions (MSCA). It was presented by Nishant Shandilya, Regional Representative, EURAXESS Australia & New Zealand. 

Audience: PhD students, Early and Mid-Career Researchers and Senior researchers from any research discipline.

Background

What is Horizon 2020?

The Horizon 2020 programme - worth €80 billion (circa AUD $115 billion) over the 2014 to 2020 period - is the EU’s flagship scientific programme promoting scientific excellence and industrial leadership in tackling society’s most pressing challenges.

  • The European Research Council (ERC) provides attractive and flexible funding to top researchers and their teams to pursue the highest quality “frontier” or basic research in Europe.

For any questions regarding the webinar, please contact kathleen.berezay@sydney.edu.au.

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