Horizon Europe Work Programme 2021-2022: Health Cluster 1

Horizon Europe has a wide variety of open calls for healthcare, with closing dates in April 2022 or September 2022. These include tackling diseases and reducing disease burden, staying healthy, health industry, health care, new technologies and digital solutions for a healthy society, and health-promoting environment.

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Total budget €691m across 48 different calls


European Union
Horizon Europe

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The Health Cluster aims to mainly contribute to four impact areas of the strategic plan:

  • Good health and high-quality accessible health care;
  • A resilient EU prepared for emerging threats;
  • High quality digital services for all;
  • and a competitive and secure data-economy.

More specifically, Cluster 1 aims to contribute to six expected impacts as set out by the strategic plan, which are the following six destinations of this work programme:

Tackling diseases and reducing disease burden

Staying healthy in a rapidly changing society

Maintaining an innovative, sustainable and globally competitive health industry

Ensuring access to innovative, sustainable and high-quality healthcare

Unlocking the full potential of new tools, technologies and digital solutions for a healthy society

Living and working in a health-promoting environment

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. The calls have various closing dates: some have already closed 21st September 2021, open and forthcoming include deadlines of 21st April 2022 and some 6th September 2022.

For advice, please contact Viola Hay or Jane Watkins from our European funding team.


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