European Commission

Funding and Tenders Portal

The Funder and Tenders Portal, the Single Electronic Data Interchange Area (SEDIA), is a free platform for participants and experts in funding programs and tenders managed by the European Commission and other EU bodies. You can use it to find partners for your project ideas among the participants in past EU projects. It is a great platform for when you are building a consortium or applying for the Horizon 2020 Program.

How does it work?

The SEDIA offers many useful functionalities. You can search and apply for funding opportunities or manage grants and contracts. But it is also a great place to find partners for a consortium. To find partners for your projects, you can look for organizations which received funding in the past. Also, you can create and check partner search request by call or topic.

Get in touch with potential partners 4 steps:

1. Set up an account for your organization
2. Perform a Partner Search using the portal.
3. Check the Organization Profiles of other companies.
4. Contact the organization using the contact form.

Other interesting possibilities:

It is also possible the create a Partner Search. You can do this to show other companies can see that you are looking for a partner. This can be used for both an expertise request and an expertise offer.

Filters:

The Partner Search in the Fundings and Tender portal allows you to filter for:

Different types of partners:

  1. Keywords
  2. Topics
  3. Calls
  4. Programs
  5. Names of the organization
  6. Organization type
  7. Country
  8. City
  9. PIC

Visit the website of Funding & Tender opportunities.

ec.europa.eu/info/funding-tenders/opportunties/portal

 

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