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

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  • 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.


MasterClass in EU Project Financing

The MasterClass is a consolidated and fully validated training deployed for more than 40 editions since 1999: a state of the art full-immersion training course on how to develop successful EU project proposals and leverage financing opportunities offered by the wide range of EU funding instruments.   Understand how EU funding works in an open […]

Workshop “Budgeting, Management and Reporting EU Funded Projects”

Brussels – 26, 27, 28 November 2014   The budget of any project proposal is carefully assessed to evaluate the adequacy of the project idea and its overall value for money.  The budgeting process requires a thorough understanding of the overall activities and the costs associated throughout the implementation of the project by the various […]


IDP all’Universita’ di Siena per il corso di Alta Formazione in Europrogettazione

In collaborazione con l’Universita’ di Siena, IDP ha tenuto il Corso di Alta Formazione in Europrogettazione a Siena dal 25 al 28 ottobre. Oltre 20 giovani professionisti, laureandi e staff amministrativo dell’UniSI hanno partecipato al corso acquisendo competenze e strumenti per la progettazione in ambito europeo.  Il corso di Alta Formazione ha offerto ai partecipanti […]

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. IDP 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 […]


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Contact IDP to explore the various opportunities at EU level for your organisation. We stand ready to identify the most suitable funding instruments for your project ideas