How to Write a Competitive Proposal for Pillar II (Horizon Europe)
Overview of the Course
This course explains why some researchers (and research organisations) have high success rates in Pillar II Proposals in Horizon Europe. This can provide researchers with a plan on how to improve their success rates by learning how to screen proposal ideas, screen partners and prepare the proposal in an efficient way.
(The workshop does not cover Financial Rules, Legal Rules, Ethics, Data Management etc.)
Delivery of Course: On-line (Zoom), On-site or eLearning (recorded)
Target Audience: Researchers planning to participate in a Pillar II Proposal.
The course is NOT open to Private Consultants
Course Presenters: Dr. SeŠn McCarthy and Sylvia McCarthy (EU Policy Analyst)
Duration: 3 * 45 Minute Sessions
Bookings and Enquiries: Send an email to email@example.com
Contents of Course
Module 2: Pillar II Proposal Questions and Evaluation Criteria
Module 3: How to Analyse a Pillar II Work Programme
Module 4: How Pillar II Proposals are Evaluated
Module 5: Proposal Clinics ( How to Screen Pillar II Proposals)
Module 7: The Impact of Pillar II Projects on EU Policies
Programme Designers and Presenters
Dr. SeŠn McCarthy
In 2021 the European Commission published a list of the top 100 universities and research organisations participating in Horizon 2020. Dr. McCarthy has delivered training courses in 78 of these top 100 universities and research organisations in Horizon 2020.SeŠn has been active in the Framework programmes since 1980. He has been involved in over 150 research proposals to the Framework programmes and has participated in over 60 Framework projects. In 16 of these projects SeŠn was the coordinator. Today, he does not participate in the Framework programmes but concentrates on designing and delivering training courses. Since 1995 over 80,000 participants have attended his courses in 29 countries. He has presented training courses on the Framework programmes in over 290 research centres throughout Europe (www.hyperion.ie/clients.htm).
Sylvia is an EU Policy Analyst. Based in Brussels
since 2008, Sylvia has worked in the European Parliament and various EU
consultancies and representations.
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