How does Fit 4 Horizon 2020 work?

  • Financial support to Luxembourg-based companies to cover part of their costs for preparing and submitting Horizon 2020 project proposals
  • Support by an approved consultant for companies setting up projects as coordinators
  • Evaluation by national experts of project proposals before submission
  • Public aid of up to 5% of the foreseen budget in the Horizon 2020 project and of €3,000 for an SME instrument project.

Which Horizon 2020 instruments are eligible for funding under Fit 4 Horizon 2020?

Fit 4 Horizon 2020 procedure

  1. A company wishing to submit a proposal should contact the National Contact Points (NCPs) as early as possible by filling out the project sheet.
  2. The NCP will contact the company to discuss the project in detail and support the project leader.
  3. The company should send the draft proposal for review before the submission deadline.
  4. After submitting the proposal, the company can apply for public aid for the Horizon 2020 project.

When can I participate in Fit 4 Horizon 2020?

The Fit 4 Horizon 2020 program is always open for applications. You can submit your application at any time during the year.