With this section we wants to provide some background information on involved entities in H2020. The objective is to give you support for better understanding the Space work programmes which are the basis for the Space calls.
DG Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs
Directorate General Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs within the European Commission is responsible for the Space programme in Horizon 2020.
Research Executive Agency (REA)
The REA is the project agency responsible for receiving and evaluating the Space proposals and managing projects selected for funding (except GNSS related ones).
European GNSS Agency (GSA)
The GSA takes the role of the project agency for GNSS related proposals and
Programme Committee Space
The EU member states and Horizon 2020 associated countries send delegates to the Programme Committee Space to support DG Enterprise & Industry and find joint agreements on content and budgets of the Space programme.
Space Advisory Group (SAG)
The European Commission appoints Space experts for the SAG to consult it on the Space programme.