Ministry of Science, Innovation and Universities

Europe Networks and Managers - Europe Technology Centers 2019

Annual Performance Program 2019

State Programme for Knowledge Generation and Scientific and Technological Strengthening of the R&D&i System
State Subprogramme of Knowledge Generation
Call status


Application deadlines
  • 11/04/2019-30/04/2019
General description

Aid to provide public and private research organizations with the structure and knowledge necessary for the adequate promotion, preparation, support and management of European projects, so that research organizations improve their chances of obtaining community funding in the Framework Program for Research and Innovation of the European Union for the period 2014-2020, Horizon 2020, during the period of execution of the activity subject to the aid, which covers the years 2019 and 2020.

Specific goals and activities financed
The objective of this call is to reinforce the structures supporting Spanish participation in European initiatives in science and technology, especially in the European Union Research and Innovation Framework Program for the period 2014-2020, Horizon 2020, and in a specific way:

a) Increase the participation of all the agents of the Spanish system in international projects and programs.

b) Increase the economic return achieved by the Spanish entities, as a result of greater financing from the European Union of its R & D & I projects.

c) Increase the leadership of Spanish entities in H2020 projects.

d) Support access to H2020 of Spanish entities without previous experience.

e) Facilitate compliance with the participation objectives established in the strategic internationalization plans of the beneficiary entities.

7.000.000 euros
The following non-profit research and dissemination bodies with their own legal personality that are validly constituted and have a fiscal residence or permanent establishment in Spain may obtain the status of beneficiaries:

a) Public research organizations defined in article 47 of Law 14/2011, of June 1, on Science, Technology and Innovation.

b) Public universities and private universities with capacity and activity demonstrated in R&D, in accordance with the provisions of Organic Law 6/2001, of December 21, on Universities, and registered in the Registry created by the Royal Decree 1509/2008, of September 12, which regulates the Registry of Universities, Centers and Degrees.

c) Public and private health entities and institutions linked or arranged with the National Health System, which carry out R&D activities.

d) Accredited health research institutes in accordance with the provisions of Royal Decree 249/2016, of June 24, on accreditation of biomedical or health research institutes, and complementary standards.

e) State-level Technology Centers and Technological Innovation Support Centers at the state level validly registered at the time of submitting the application in the register of centers regulated by Royal Decree 2093/2008, of December 18, by the that the Technological Centers and Technological Innovation Support Centers of state level are regulated and the Registry of such Centers is created.

f) Other public R + D + i centers with their own legal personality, which in their statutes or in the regulations that regulate them or in their corporate purpose, have R + D + i as their main activity.

g) Private R + D + i centers with their own legal personality, which have defined in their statutes or in the regulations that regulate them or in their corporate purpose the R & D + i as the main activity.

Instructor Entity
Subdivision of Planning and Administrative Management. State Research Agency
Scientific-technical monitoring body
Subdivision of Transversal Scientific-Technical Strengthening and Excellence Programmes. State Research Agency
Type of financing
Rules of the call
Competitive tender
Contact information

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