Cluster 4: Digital, Industry and Space

The general objective of Cluster 4 is to strengthen the competitiveness of European technologies and give confidence to its industry Areas of intervention Manufacturing technologies. Key digital technologies, including quantum technologies. Emerging enabling technologies. Advanced materials. Artificial intelligence and generation internet. Advanced computing and big data. Circular industries. Clean industries, with low carbon emissions. … Read more

European Maritime, Fisheries and Aquaculture Fund (EMFF)

The European Maritime Fisheries and Aquaculture Fund (EMFAF) supports the implementation of the Common Fisheries Policy, the EU Maritime Policy and the EU agenda for international ocean governance. Eligible actions Towards sustainable and low-carbon fisheries  Protection of biodiversity and marine ecosystems the supply of healthy and quality seafood products to European consumers the socio-economic attractiveness … Read more

Actions for the European Innovation Ecosystem

Aims to create and expand more connected, inclusive, and efficient innovation ecosystems that support the growth of companies and spur innovation to address important challenges in a responsible way .  The funding will support mainly strategically oriented long-term programmes of activities to enable authorities in charge of public national, regional, or local innovation policies and … Read more

Research Infrastructures Programme

Research infrastructures are facilities that provide resources and services to research communities to conduct research and foster innovation. They can be used beyond research, for education or public services and can be unidirectional, distributed or virtual. Eligible actions Reducing fragmentation of the research and innovation ecosystem Avoid duplication of efforts To better coordinate the development … Read more

Cluster 5: Climate, energy and mobility

This cluster aims to fight climate change by better understanding its causes, evolution, risks, impacts and opportunities, and making the energy and transport sectors more respectful of the climate and the environment, more efficient and competitive, more intelligent , safer and more resistant. Eligible actions Climate science and solutions. Energy supply. Energy systems and networks. … Read more


Eligible actions Partnerships co-funded with a fairly centralized mix of EU and national funding sources, public and/or other R&I funding sources.Co-programmed partnerships between the EU, Member States/Associate Countries and/or other stakeholders, based on MoUs or contractual agreements between partners, Institutionalized partnerships should be implemented only when other parts of the Horizon Europe work programme, including … Read more

Just Transition Mechanism

The Just Transition Mechanism (JTM) is a key tool to ensure that the transition to a climate-neutral economy happens in a fair way, leaving no one behind. Eligible actions Investments in renewable energies and green and sustainable mobility, including the promotion of green hydrogenefficient district heating networks.Public researchDigitisationEnvironmental infrastructure for smart waste and water management.Sustainable … Read more

EIC Pathfinder

The EIC (European Innovation Council) Pilot Programme’s main objective is to support innovative groups, start-ups, small companies and researchers with brilliant ideas that are radically different from existing products, services or business models, through projects with high international potential and high risk. The total indicative budget for this call is €343 million. GATEKEEPERS: BASIC FEATURES … Read more

Life, the European instrument dedicated to the enviroment

The LIFE program is the only European R&D&I funding program dedicated exclusively to financing activities with environmental and climate objectives. Since 1992, more than 900 LIFE projects have been approved in Spain and 5,400 throughout the European Union. On May 17, 2022, CINEA made public the new LIFE 2022 Call for Proposals. Compared to previous … Read more

EIC Accelerator

The European Commission launches the funding programs of the European Innovation Council (EIC). The most interesting program for SMEs is undoubtedly the Accelerator, since it is the first financing instrument that combines the already existing non-refundable grants (up to €2.5 M in the form of “Grants”), with the access to venture capital for a value … Read more