Horizon Europe Cluster 4: Digital, Industry and Space

Horizon Europe has a wide variety of open calls for digital, industry and space, with over €150m total funding. Current open calls in cluster 4 relate to 2D materials, graphene, robotics and AI.

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Total funding available is €177.5m. Amount per project will vary widely across calls.


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Horizon Europe Cluster 4, ‘Digital, Industry and Space’ aims to address challenges such as maintaining a strong industrial and technology presence in key parts of digital and other supply chains, in industrial ecosystems while safeguarding its ability to access and operate safely in space.

It currently includes destinations with open or forthcoming calls as follows:

Digital and emerging technologies for competitiveness and fit for the Green Deal (8 calls – total budget €127m)

Open calls include:

  • Supporting the coordination of the Graphene Flagship projects
  • 2D materials-based devices and systems for biomedical applications
  • Pushing the limit of physical intelligence and performance (relates specifically to robots)
  • AI, Data and Robotics for Industry optimisation (including production and services) (AI, Data and Robotics Partnership)
  • New generation of advanced electronic and photonic 2D materials-based devices, systems and sensors
  • 2D-material-based composites, coatings and foams
  • Increased robotics capabilities demonstrated in key sectors (AI, Data and Robotics Partnership)
  • 2D materials-based devices and systems for energy storage and/or harvesting

A human-centred and ethical development of digital and industrial technologies (2 calls – total budget €50.5m)

Open calls include:

  • AI for human empowerment (AI, Data and Robotics Partnership)
  • European Network of AI Excellence Centres: Expanding the European AI lighthouse

Click on each of the topic titles above for a list of funding calls. Under each funding call you will also find a link to organisations looking for collaboration opportunities. All of the calls mentioned above close on 16 November 2022.

For more information on the calls and how to apply, contact Viola Hay or Jane Watkins from our European funding team.


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