The Commission has released an updated version of the template for 'Essential information on clinical studies'. The document is available as pdf in all 2017 RTD topics in the participant portal.

The template is mandatory for all clinical studies included in a single-stage- or stage-2 proposal submitted to topics PM-02-2017, PM-07-2017, PM-08-2017, PM-10-2017, PM-11-2016-2017, HCO-07-2017.

For these topics, applicants will have the possibility to upload the completed template as a separate part of their application in the submission system. For proposals containing clinical studies submitted to topics not listed here applicants may use the points contained in the template as an orientation and provide this information e.g. in section B.3.1. of the proposal.

Download the updated version of the template for 'Essential information on clinical studies'

On 16 December 2016 the Swiss Federal Council ratified the Protocol on the extension to Croatia of the Free Movement of Persons Agreement between the EU and Switzerland. That means that in accordance with Article 13(6) of the Agreement associating Switzerland to Horizon 2020, as of 1 January 2017 the Association Agreement with Switzerland continues to apply and will be expanded to cover the whole of Horizon 2020, Euratom Programme 2014-2018 and activities carried out by Fusion for Energy.

See the updated information sheet Swiss participation in Horizon 2020 by the EU Commission for further information.

IMI has now launched its 10th Call for proposals under IMI 2.

The Call includes the following topics:

  • Understanding hypoglycaemia: the underlying mechanisms and addressing clinical determinants as well as consequences for people with diabetes by combining databases from clinical trials
  • How big data could support better diagnosis and treatment...
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The Call text, as well as details of how to apply, can be found on the Call 10 web page.

The deadline for registration for the international brokerage event on Horizon 2020 Challenge 1 “Health, Demographic Change and Wellbeing” has been extended until 5th of January!

Register now and find the right partners for H2020-2017-Calls for the next Health International brokerage event in Zagreb (Croatia), next 19th January 2017.


As part of the MEDICA 2016 event in Düsseldorf on 15-17 November 2015, a global meeting place for the medical sector, ZENIT GmbH, the Healthcare Sector Group of the Enterprise Europe Network and the European project Fit for Health 2.0 organized a Healthcare Brokerage...

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In answer to the Zika virus outbreak highlighted by the WHO as a Public Health Emergency of International Concern, the European Commission had published a specific call to adress the Zika research gaps.

Three consortia were selected for EU Horizon 2020 funding for a total of €30 million. Find our more about these projects on the
Zika website of the European Commission

The registration for the international brokerage event on Horizon 2020 Challenge 1 “Health, Demographic Change and Wellbeing” calls in Zagreb, 19 January 2017, has just been opened.
The event will be organized by Health NCP Net 2.0 together with Enterprise Europe Network in Croatia.

Get involved in the next H2020 Health proposals!

This international brokerage event will help you to build up your proposal for final calls of the 2016 -2017 Health work programme, which will still be open in 2017.

Participation to the brokerage event is free of charge.