CAESIE: Connecting Australian European Science & Innovation Excellence

CAESIE is a bilateral partnership initiative programme between the European Union and Australia. It is  specifically targeted to establish science and technology collaboration and partnership between small to medium enterprises (SMEs) businesses and researchers (in Europe and Australia). Details here.

News: 36 Priming Grants Awarded in second Call - 2014

CAESIE is pleased to announce the outcomes of the second call for Priming Grants, which closed in late September 2014.

In this round, CAESIE received 70 initial Expressions of Interest of which 53 were approved to apply for a Priming Grant. Of these, 48 applications were received and 36 were finally approved for funding after the peer assessment process.

A total of 14 successful grants were from SMEs and 22 from researchers. Details here

Horizon 2020 & CAESIE

Horizon 2020, is a  flagship initiative aimed at securing Europe's global competitiveness. Running from 2014 to 2020 with a budget of just over €70 billion, the EU’s new programme for research and innovation is part of the drive to create new growth and jobs in Europe.