New statistics on Spreading Excellence and Widening Participation

The newest analysis on Spreading Excellence and Widening Participation has just been uploaded: You can compare the results from Twinning, Teaming and Era_Chairs by simply clicking on Europe’s map visible on the website. This rich evaluation consists of the statistics and shows contributions, relations between partners and much more. The analysis was prepared by the National Contact Point from Latvia.

September 22nd, 2017|

2nd issue of the NCP_WIDE.NET newsletter – with article by Robert-Jan Smits

We are very proud to deliver you the 2nd issue of our project newsletter concerning Spreading Excellence and Widening participation with top article by Mr. Robert-Jan Smits on Teaming – The pathway to jewels of excellence in Europe.


Moreover, we give the current update of Widening open calls, statistics on Teaming calls results, information on SSH integration as well as […]

September 20th, 2017|

Baltic Science Network transnational seminar

New Tools for Spreading Excellence and Widening Participation in Research and Innovation Programmes

Date: 16 November 2017, Tallinn, Estonia

Venue: Art museum of Estonia / Kumu (Weizenbergi Street 34)

Estonian Ministry of Education and Research is delighted to announce the transnational seminar of the Baltic Science Network „New tools for spreading excellence and widening participation in research and innovation programmes“ contributing to the […]

July 31st, 2017|

Aligning implementation of RIS3 and H2020 funding across research priorities – conclusions from Brussels workshop (09.03.2017)

The workshop was a common initiative of NCP_Academy, DG JRC and NCP_WIDE.NET. Focusing to significant extent on synergies within specialized thematic areas, as well as creating a forum for exchange of best practices and collaboration between NCPs and authorities managing ESIF.  The rationale behind the interactions between the two policy frameworks, the European Structural and Investment Funds and the Framework […]

July 31st, 2017|

Widening package – stock-taking & future orientations

Lessons learnt from Bonn workshop 13/14 March 2017, Bonn | Germany

In March 2017, the German Aerospace Center (DLR) Project Management Agency organized within the NCP_WIDE.NET and in cooperation with the NCP Academy a workshop on the Widening package – stock-taking and future orientations in Bonn. The workshop was targeted at the National Contact Points (NCP) of Horizon 2020 dealing with […]

July 28th, 2017|

NCP Academy Training: ERA Instruments


Organizer: NCP Academy

Date: 18-19 September 2017

Venue: CSIC office, Rue du Trône 62, 1050 Brussels, Belgium

The aim of the training is to deliver a general overview to NCPs of the most relevant […]

July 25th, 2017|

How to communicate Widening package successfully?

Capacity building workshop

Between 13-15 September 2017 in Cracow there will be held a workshops and NCP_Wide.Net Project’s partners meetings.

The events will concern the current issues of communication together with a concept of Success Stories delivered by the Widening Package beneficiaries.

The events are as follow:

 13-14 September 2017: Workshop on communication (Agenda: 13-14.09_Invitation to the Workshop on Communication)
14 September 2017: 6th Steering […]

July 24th, 2017|