The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

The BMBF operates the German speaking portal for Horizon 2020 which informs about the research framework program. The EU-Bureau of the BMBF initiates information events and trainings.

German Portal to Horizon 2020

EU-Bureau of the BMBF

European Liaison Office of the German Research Organisations (KoWi)

KoWi offers consulting and information possibilities for researchers, EU liason officers and administrators at German universities and research organisations concerning all funding instruments as well as before, during and after the realisation of EU funded projects.


National Contact Points (NCPs)

The NCP network supports institutions by answering all questions regarding grant applications within Horizon 2020, e.g. different program parts, cross-cutting activities and administrative affairs. See therefore the following list of NCPs.

List of all German NCPs

National aeronautics and space research centre of the Federal Republic of Germany (DLR) – Project Management Agency

The DLR Project Management Agency offers a broad range of information and training events in the fields of european and international cooperation.


Projekt Management Jülich (PtJ)

The PtJ is a project management agency coordinating the BMBF national program for funding of actions for support of universities of applied sciences concerning cooperation and application in Horizon 2020. Further information is available on the website.

PtJ - EU-Antrag-FH

IPR Helpdesk

The IPR Helpdesk offers support on IP and IPR matters to grant applicants and beneficiaries of EU funded research projects.

IPR Helpdesk

Enterprise Europe Network Berlin-Brandenburg (een)

The een informs and advises with regard to innovation-oriented developments, initiatives and programs of the EU and supports in finding cooperation partners (especially companies).