New IDC Research Grants in the H2020 Program
IDC congratulates our latest research grant winners in the highly competitive and prestigious research and innovation program, Horizon2020, of the European Commission.
Dr. Amichai Magen of the Lauder School for Government, Diplomacy and Strategy, has received funds for two different projects, accounting for 50% of all Israeli grants won in the “Europe in a changing world” field, with only a 5% European success rate. Dr. Yael Parag, from our School of Sustainability, received a grant in the field of “Secure, Clean and Efficient Energy”.
These three projects are in addition to others won over the last calendar year: Prof. Boaz Ganor with two grants in the Security sub-program, one with Dr. Ely Karmon; Prof. Zvi Hercowitz and Dr. Oren Levintal of the School of Economics who won an “Individual Fellowship” program of the Mare Curie Program; and Dr. Elette Boyle of the School of Computer Science who is partner in a Technion-led European research Council (ERC) grant.