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The EU framework programme Horizon 2020

Horizon 2020 is the EU’s framework programme for research and innovation for 2014–2020 with a total budget of close to EUR 71 billion. The programme is structured around three priorities: Excellent Science, Industrial Leadership and Societal Challenges.

Support and internal rules

Lund University has internal rules for participation in Horizon 2020.

Read more about internal support for EU applications

Participant Portal

On the EU’s Participant Portal website you will find all information on the programme and its calls for applications. 

1. ExcellentScience

The programme is an initiative to reinforce the EU’s global position within research and innovation. It includes the following sub-programmes:

2. Industrial Leadership

This priority area aims to make Europe more attractive to investments in research and innovation, to increase growth and create job opportunities. It includes the following sub-programmes:

3. Societal Challenges

This priority area focuses on the major societal challenges facing the EU and the rest of the world. In many cases, it requires interdisciplinary collaboration involving social sciences and humanities. It includes the following sub-programmes:

Secure societies – Protecting freedom and security of Europe and its citizens

Page Manager:


Management and applications

Anneli Wiklander
Research funding advisor
+46 46 222 77 71
anneli [dot] wiklander [at] fs [dot] lu [dot] se

Sophie Hydén Picasso
Research funding advisor
+46 46 222 37 27
sophie [dot] hyden_picasso [at] fs [dot] lu [dot] se

Teresia Rindefjäll
Research funding advisor
+46 46 222 62 40
teresia [dot] rindefjall [at] fs [dot] lu [dot] se

John Phillips
Research funding advisor
+46 73 067 01 04

john [dot] phillips [at] fs [dot] lu [dot] se

Budget, accounting and auditing

Kjell Josefsson
Research funding advisor
+46 46 222 93 99
kjell [dot] josefsson [at] fs [dot] lu [dot] se

Karin Langborger
Research funding advisor
+46 46 222 31 03
karin [dot] langborger [at] fs [dot] lu [dot] se

Nils-Olof Jönsson
+46 46-222 12 70 
nils-olof [dot] jonsson [at] fsi [dot] lu [dot] se


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