In Brussels since 1991: 25 years of experience in EU Funding


We are movers and shakers with more than 20 years
of experience and proven track record


Our experts have a thorough knowledge of the H2020 programme and the SME Instrument

We have experience on research and innovation financing since FP IV and more than 20 years of experience in EU funding instruments

Discover IDP's project portfolio

  • An impressive success rate: up to 80% of proposals approved for funding

  • Wide range of clients: companies, universities, public sector and NGOs

  • Our partners are experts and evaluators for the European Commission in various funding Programmes of the likes of Erasmus+, Horizon 2020, ENI, ESPON

  • Highly specialised training solutions: more than 4.500 professionals trained in EU project financing and Project Management


Tailored training solutions on the aspects of EU financing and project management developed and delivered according to the specific needs and preferences of the clients. We can design on-demand training from one-to-one coaching to workshops for up to 60 participants.



Together with clients we develop a strategic approach towards EU financing opportunities. We accompany clients in the definition of project ideas, identification of financing programmes and establishment of project consortium. Clients also rely on IDP’s services for the management and reporting of the project throughout its lifetime.



The new programming period 2014-2020 provides for a wide range of financing opportunities in support of EU policies and strategies. The main funding instruments and programmes are: Horizon 2020, Erasmus Plus, COSME, LIFE.



IDP European Consultants has direct experience on EU projects and grants. We have a proven track record of success and consolidated expertise in the management of large and complex international projects.


IDP trains the next generation of international young professionals

IDP launches the MasterProgramme in International Career to unlock the potential of European young professionals to positions themselves in the international labor markets.  The MasterProgramme builds and strengthens the capacity of young professionals to identify and grab international employment opportunities and pave the way for their international career. This highly specialised training course is structured […]

IDP launches the MasterProgramme in EU Funding

IDP launches the MasterProgramme in EU project and EU funding The highly specialised training course of 380 hours is structured along 9 training modules, 5 practical workshops of simulation, 3 seminars and 1 full month of project-work for a total duration of four months in Brussels. All the details about the programme are available on […]

WORKSHOP SPECIALISTICO in Europrogettazione a Bruxelles – BUDGET, GESTIONE E RENDICONTAZIONE – La gestione del progetto nelle tue mani

A Bruxelles dal 13 al 15 aprile 2016 il workshop specialistico di IDP sulla definizione del budget, gestione e rendicontazione di progetti europei.  In aula con i professionisti di IDP che condividono gli oltre 20 anni di esperienza in europrogettazione e gestione di progetti europei. La congruità del budget rappresenta un elemento fondamentale nella valutazione […]


IDP at Politecnico di Torino for a Workshop on Horizon 2020 Projects

IDP delivered the workshop “Writing H2020 Proposals in Business English” to a group of 20 researchers of Politecnico di Torino. DP European Consultants holds the Master Class in European Financing: a practical training deployed since 1999 on how to develop successful EU project proposals and leverage financing opportunities through EU funding instruments and programmes. The […]

IDP at the International Conference “Innovative Economy: Regulation & Competition” in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia

Lorenzo Costantino, Partner of IDP, presented at this important international forum organized by the Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod, a Russian center of excellence with more than 30.000 students from 90 countries and 6 state-of-the-art research centers with 570 teraflops supercomputers. The 10th edition of the conference “Innovative Economy: Regulation & Competition” brought together […]

IDP in Moscow at RUDN University to present EU funding for international cooperation

IDP European Consultants in Moscow at the Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia, one of the leading state higher educational institutions of Russia with more than 29.000 students from 140 countries. Lorenzo Costantino, Partner of IDP, held a seminar on EU policies and programmes in support of international cooperation in the field of education.  Representatives of […]


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