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European Research Executive Agency

Twinning aims to enhance networking activities between research institutions of the Widening countries acting as co-ordinators, and top-class leading counterparts at European Union level, by linking at least two research institutions from two different Member States or Associated Countries. Therefore, building on the huge potential of networking for excellence through knowledge transfer and exchange of best practices.

Topic A: The Twinning Bottom-Up (HORIZON-WIDERA 2023-ACCESS 02-01)

Topic B: The Twinning Green Deal (HORIZON-WIDERA 2023-ACCESS 02-02).

2023 call for proposals

Horizon Europe 2023 call for proposals
Proposals under evaluation
2 topics
Twinning bottom-up; Twinning Green Deal
140 million
Overall indicative budget


  1. 6 December 2022
    Publication of the Horizon Europe work programme for 2023-2024
  2. 12 December 2022
    Info Day
  3. 25 April 2023
    Launch of the call for proposals
  4. 28 September 2023
    Deadline for applicants to submit a proposal

    848 proposals were submitted

  5. February 2024
    Applicants informed if their proposal has been selected (tbc)
  6. May 2024
    Grant agreement signature for successful projects
  7. As of June 2024
    Projects start
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All funding information and procedures on how to apply are on the Funding and Tenders portal.


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