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Published on Fri, 02/12/2022 - 14:52

The UKRI Guarantee Guidance was updated on 3rd November 2022 for the third wave of Horizon Europe calls with a final deadline date on or before 31st December 2022. The updates include; covering the costs for personnel based outside of the UK, acknowledging UKRI funding in publications and transferring funds to other institutions. The full list of updates can be found on the latest news section of the ROO website. The FAQs on the UKRI underwrite have also been updated to reflect the current scope of the guarantee guidance.

In addition, UKRI recently announced that they have opened the Horizon Guarantee funding application routes on the Innovation Funding Service (IFS) for successful UK applicants to Horizon Europe calls covered by the current Guarantee Guidance.

There will be a webinar on 7th December 2022 about the UK’s participation in Horizon Europe and the recent UK government announcement of additional investment in research and innovation. The webinar is organised by Universities UK International, the UK Science and Innovation Network, and UKRO. Further details and registration are available on the UKRO website.

The European Commission recently published the Draft Work Programmes (except Cluster 3) for 2023-24. Although, these drafts have not been adopted by the European Commission, they provide potential participants with the expected themes in the work programme. 

Following the draft work programme announcement, a cluster Webinar Series has been organised by Innovate UK Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN) and the UK's Horizon Europe National Contact Points (NCPs) to give an overview of the six Clusters under Pillar 2 'Global Challenges and European Industrial Competitiveness'. There will be six webinars during December 2022 with further details and registration available on the UKRO website.