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Grants Week 2014

Under the motto “inform, inspire, innovate”, the Grants Week 2014 (Oct 21-23) broadcasted comprehensive information on funding sources and shared success stories in personal and collaborative fund raising. Topics focused both on European and Dutch funding opportunities.

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Below you will find an overview of the presentations and materials provided during the different sessions. This includes the presentation of our keynote speaker, Dr. Seán McCarthy, a stimulating and knowledgeable authority in European funding for research and innovation.

We look forward to keeping up supporting the UT researchers in funding acquisition.

Presentations & materials

Data management (Maarten van Bentum, B&A)
Future directions national funding (delegation Ministry of Economic Affairs)
Intellectual Property for research and innovation (Roy Kolkman, business develop. UT)

More on support and factsheets on IP in H2020 proposals and projects, consult EC IP Helpdesk

How to write a competitive Horizon 2020 proposal? (Seán McCarthy)

If you are an external, please contact the EU-Office ( for this pdf.

Course participants can buy Seán’s complete handbook on H2020 proposal writing for 50€ (including postage). Please e-mail Mrs. Mary McCarthy ( if you wish to purchase a handbook; do not forget to mention that you have attended the course at the UT on October 22nd.

Innovation grants for SMEs/Industry (Province Overijssel, RVO)
Deeper insights in Horizon 2020 (Rolf Vermeij, UT EU Liaison Officer)
Individual grants (NWO, RVO)
Research Support Workshop (UT support staff)