Horizon 2020 FET-Open Blog

FET-Open supports early-stage science and technology research and innovation ideas towards radically new future technologies in all disciplines. That’s nice, right?  But with a success rate of less than 1.5% – exactly how open is FET-Open? Since FET-Open is a bottom-up scheme that applies to…

Posted by Yoram Bar-Zeev in FET, Our blog Read More

Indeed, FET-Open is an extremely competitive program. For example, in the September 2015 cutoff, about 800 (technically) eligible proposals were submitted, while only 11 were selected for funding. This means a 1.4% success rate. But is it indeed impossible to succeed in FET-Open? Is it…

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