Scope & results

The project aims to attract a wider range of Ukrainian organizations to participate in competitions of EU research and innovation programs through a set of measures for informational and advisory support, as well as promotion of partner profiles of Ukrainian organizations in international innovation networks and bases. Together with active organizations, we plan to identify the main barriers and difficulties in the preparation and implementation of Ukrainian organizations in relation to research and innovation projects within the framework of the EU program and to give recommendations to key stakeholders of Ukraine and the EU.

The project plans to cooperate with all active organizations that are interested in participating in research and innovation programs of the EU.

  • The main tasks of the project:
    Provide high-quality information service about current tenders of 2022 and expected tenders of 2023-2024.
  • Identify interesting organizations and groups of innovators and scientists and help them establish contacts with potential European partners, as well as prepare project proposals for EU program competitions.
  • Analyze obstacles and barriers on the way to success in EU programs and prepare proposals for the power structures of Ukraine and relevant structures of the EC.

Project information support:
We will inform about events and materials of the project through the website of the NGO AEI (, the Facebook page ( and the basic newsletter https://groups.

Video recordings of online events will be posted on the Agency European Inno YouTube channel

We will expand the English-language profiles of Ukrainian organizations on the LinkedIn network in the group of the group “Ukraine in the Horizon 2020 program and the program of other EU” (, as well as through various international innovation networks.

The contact person in the project is Ivan Kulchytskyi, President of the NGO AEI, email:

The European Union is made up of 28 Member States who have decided to gradually link together their know-how, resources and destinies. Together, during a period of enlargement of 50 years, they have built a zone of stability, democracy and sustainable development whilst maintaining cultural diversity, tolerance and individual freedoms. The European Union is committed to sharing its achievements and its values with countries and peoples beyond its borders.

The International Renaissance Foundation is one of the largest charitable foundations in Ukraine. Since 1990 we have been helping to develop an open society based on democratic values in Ukraine. During its activity, the Foundation has supported about 20 thousand projects, to which more than 60 thousand activists and organizations of Ukraine have joined. The funding amounted to over $ 200 million.



Project information

Type of Action: CSA – Coordination and support action

Programme: grant component of the project EU4USociety

Topic: Innovation policy in the field of digital technologies

Financed by: European Union, International Renaissance Foundation, EU4USociety Project

Duration: 1 August 2022 – 31 December 2022