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Partner Searches

Partner Search Support

Are you interested in participation in EU Research Projects?

The partner search service is open for all academic and professional staff in the University of Wolverhampton.

We can help you to identify relevant partners for your EU Research Projects or provide an opportunity to join consortiums of partners on the relevant funding topic. There are several ways to identify relevant partners:

  • If you looking for partners for your proposal, please complete the Partners search form (Word doc 269k) 
  • If you are interested in joining a consortium, please complete a Research Profile (Word doc 81k) 
  • You might also want to attend the Brokerage / Matchmaking events in Brussels and other locations in order to meet perspective partners or join a consortium.

Send the completed forms to Weronika Urbanska or Tatiana Panteli or contact them if you need any support in searching for partners.

Partner Search Platforms:

H2020 Participant Portal

H2020 logoThrough the European Commission's website you can identify the relevant organisations for partnering. New feature on the H2020 Participant Portal is the possibility of uploading the partnership request or partnership offer directly to the particular topic. Participants can access the list of existing partner search request for a given topic via the individual call topic pages.

In order to upload your request/offer contact Silvia Haycox  or Tatiana Panteli



Errin LogoEuropean Regions Research and Innovation Network (ERRIN), which the Brussels Office if closely cooperating with, provides a partner search tool on their website. You can either upload your partnership request or browse the available opportunities. Contact Weronika Urbanska or Tatiana Panteli if you wish to upload your profile. 


Enterprise Europe Network Cooperation Opportunities Database 

EEN LogoThe Enterprise Europe Network (EEN) publishes an extensive number of innovation and technology profiles from international companies and research organisations to help identify suitable partners for bilateral business, innovation and technology cooperation. The EEN database is updated with new profiles on a weekly basis. All profiles are published anonymously.

Express your interest in collaboration by filling in and sending the Expression of Interest the EEN representative. To obtain the form and help uploading your profile, contact Weronika Urbanska or Tatiana Panteli.


P2P Partner Search 

The ERA-LEARN 2020, a support platform for the Public-Public-Partnerships (P2P), provides the P2P Partner Search to find stakeholders engaged or willing to engage in large networks for the coordination and cooperation of national and/or regional research programmes.

Idealist Partner Search 

Ideal-ist is an international ICT (Information and Communication Technologies) National Contact Point (NCP) network, supporting research and innovation within the EU Framework Programmes. However, the partner search does not limit to ICT.

NCPs Partner search platforms

Registration is required to search for partners or upload partnership offers or searches. It's a common registration platform of the Horizon 2020 NCP network projects NMP TeAm, NCPs CaRE and C-Energy. 

First step is providing your contact details. Then you should give a brief description of your organization. It is important that you provide some key words describing your field of activity and that you specify your interest and the experience, expertise and know-how you/your organization has to offer in relation to up to three of the listed topics of NMBP. In order to guarantee topic specific posts, selection is limited to up to three topics per offer, but it is possible to create more seaches later. More information on how to search for partners using these three platforms are available on their websites. Do not hestiate to contact Weronika Urbanska or Tatiana Panteli in case you need assistance.

NMP- This partnering tool supports potential applicants for "Nanotechnologies, Advanced Materials, Biotechnology, and Advanced Manufacturing and Processing" Work Program 2018-2020 in finding partners and building a consortium for a project proposal.

C-Energy 2020 - This platform is focused on the open calls for proposals under the Societal Challenge 3 "Secure, Clean and Efficient Energy" of Horizon2020 and the Euratom Calls.

NCPs CaRE - Partner search for Societal Challenge 5 “Climate action, environment, resource efficiency and raw materials”.

Other NCPs' Partner Search Tools 

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BioHorizon - Calls under the Societal Challenge 2 "Food Security, Sustainable Agriculture and Forestry, Marine, Maritime and Inland Water Research and the Bioeconomy" and the Key Enabling Technology Biotechnology.‌‌

Net4SocietyProjects within the Societal Challenge 6 “Europe in a changing world - inclusive, innovative and reflective Societies”.

SiS.netNetwork of National Contact Points for "Science with and for Society" in Horizon 2020.

ETNA2020 - Partner search for Horizon 2020 Societal Challenge 4 "Smart, Green and Integrated Transport".‌‌