At a recent speech, the UK Science Minister Jo Johnson highlighted the continued importance of collaboration with European and international partners on major science, research and technology initiatives and reaffirmed the parameters of the UK Government’s underwrite of Horizon 2020 funding. In this, the UK Government has committed to underwrite the funding for all successful bids for competitive EU funding made by UK participants that are submitted before the UK leaves the EU.
The main points:
There are also links to the attached Q&A guidance (and speech) on the UK Government’s guarantee to underwrite Horizon 2020 funding. This clarifies a few points on the parameters of the guarantee.