The overall aim of the webinar is to introduce Cascade Funding, inform participants about the UFO project and its first open call as well as a number of other current funding opportunities provided by different Horizon 2020 projects. Following the presentations, there will be plenty of time for Q&A.

Webinar recording is now available

Download the presentation slides from the event here.

How can you benefit from Cascade Funding?

Cascade Funding, also known as Financial Support to Third Parties (FSTP), is a mechanism of the European Commission to distribute public funds in order to create new companies, increase their scalability, SMEs and/or mid-cap companies, in the adoption or development of digital innovation.

The main objective of this financing method is to simplify administrative procedures with SMEs, thus allowing some projects financed by the EU to issue, in turn, open calls to obtain more funding.

Although the UK has left the EU, you can still apply and receive EU funding under the current framework during 2021.

For more information on the UFO open call, click here.

For more information on the UFO Project, click here.

For more information on Horizon 2020, click here.

 

Click here to view Open Competitive Calls / Financial Support for Third Parties (FSTP) here.

 

Contact Viola Hay, European Programmes  at viola.hay@ktn-uk.org or Stafford Lloyd at stafford.lloyd@innovateuk.ukri.org for support with Open Calls and European Funding.

 

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SAVE THE DATE! UFO Matchmaking Sessions – 20th January 2021, online. More details to follow.