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Better Protect the EU and its Citizens against Crime and Terrorism

Under Horizon Europe, this destination’s expected impact is to ensure that crime and terrorism are more effectively tackled - while respecting fundamental rights - thanks to more powerful prevention, preparedness and response.

Fighting Crime and Terrorism 2023
Next call for proposals opens in 2023
6 topics
Datasets for Investigations, Forensics, Societal issues Related to Crime, Increased Security in Open Spaces
36 million
Indicative budget for this call

Fighting Crime and Terrorism 2023

  1. 6 December 2022
    Publication of the Horizon Europe Work Programme 2023 – 2024
  2. Spring 2023
    Launch of call for proposals for funding (dates TBC)
  3. 27 June 2023
    Info Days

    Registration opens 30 April 2023 

    Keep an eye on the Research and Innovation Community Platform 

  4. 28 June 2023
    Brokerage Event
  5. Autumn 2023
    Deadline for applicants to submit a proposal (dates TBC)
  6. 2024
    Applicants informed if their proposal has been selected (dates TBC)
  7. 2024
    Grant agreement signature for successful project (dates TBC)
  8. 2024
    Project start research (dates TBC)

All funding information and procedures on how to apply are on the Funding and Tenders portal.


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