New Horizon 2020 COVID-19 Calls

21 May 2020

CALLING ALL INNOVATIVE SMEs TACKLING COVID-19

The EU has issued an additional special call under Horizon 2020 by way of the response to the COVID-19 emergency. This new call covers five areas, with the following indicative budgets:

  1. Re-purposing of manufacturing for vital medical supplies and equipment (€23 million)
  2. Medical technologies, Digital tools and Artificial Intelligence analytics to improve surveillance and care at high Technology Readiness Levels (€56 million)
  3. Behavioural, social and economic impacts of the outbreak responses (€20 million)
  4. Pan-European COVID-19 cohorts (€20 million)
  5. Collaboration of existing EU and international cohorts of relevance to COVID-19 (€3 million)

For more information, please visit 

The H2020 COVID calls can be accessed from 

Link to a recording of an informative session (20/05/2020):

Maltese SMEs are encouraged to contact EEN Malta Coordinator, Steven Frigerio on steven.frigerio@gov.mt for more information!