Horizon Europe - The most ambitious EU Research & Innovation Programme ever
Horizon Europe has a budget of EUR 95.5 billion for the period from 2021-2027. This includes EUR 5.4 billion from the Next Generation EU instrument, particularly to support the green and digital recovery from the COVID crisis. The budget is divided amongst four pillars and 15 components to create a programme that will support all the areas of Research and Innovation: Excellent science, global challenges and industrial competitiveness, innovative Europe and widening participation and strengthening the European Research Area.
Horizon Europe is complemented by the Euratom 2021-2025 research and training programme. The Euratom Programme will pursue nuclear research and training activities with an emphasis on the continuous improvement of nuclear safety, security and radiation protection, as well as to complement the achievement of Horizon Europe’s objectives. This programme has a budget of EUR 1.4 billion over the period 2021-2025, bringing the total budget available to EUR 96.9 billion.