Masterclass: How to Get EU Funding

What you will learn?

This one-day masterclass is designed to teach you the fundamentals of EU research funding system and funding acquisition. Here is a quick preview of what you will learn:

How EU Funding System Works

Learning points: What are the main fundamentals of EU funding system?

How to get EU Funding

Learning points: What are most essentials you need to know? What are the qualities of best performing organisations? How can you increase your performance?

How To Develop an EU Funding Strategy 

Learning points: How to develop an EU funding strategy for your own organisation?

Who should participate?

This masterclass is relevant for research professionals from all disciplines (Researchers, Funding officers, Programme Coordinators, Managers and Executives of research organisations).


(10:00-16:00 with coffee and lunch breaks)

  • How EU Funding System Works

  • How to Get EU Funding

  • How To Develop an EU Funding Strategy

Available Dates

21 January 2014, 22 April 2014, 3 June 2014, 21 October 2014 (Please use the registration form below.)


Can AkdenizThe programme will be presented by Can Akdeniz. Can is author of four books and advisor to various organisations.

As a lecturer and author with 12 years of practical consulting experience, Can brings insightful advice to crowds ranging from entrepreneurs to market leaders, who value his fresh ideas and sensible approach in tackling the most important issues affecting today’s fast-paced world of organisations. He has also worked with over 50 major organizations to create cultures within the workplace that value efficiency and the synergies of individual ideas and contributions.

Can Akdeniz holds degrees with King’s College in London, as well as the University of Bonn.


Once you complete this masterclass you will be awarded a certification of participation. This certification proves to employers and colleagues that you have not only learned the skills taught in our programme, but that you understand how to apply them to real world situations.

Location / Accomodation

GSI Hotel, Bonn, Germany. The GSI in Bonn is more than only a conference place; it’s a modern centre for training and discussion, as well as a feel-good meeting-place. It is situated in a very convenient location with a number of advantages. GSI welcomes visitors from all over the world – around 2,000 meetings and over 50,000 overnight stays per year.  Click here for map & directions.

Rooms are available at the workshop place: Click here to book a hotel room at the convention centre.

Pricing / Places are limited

290 € (early-bird rate including training material, training and coffee breaks). Payment via paypal / credit card. Please contact using contact form for payment via bank transfer. As places are limited, we advise you to book your place as soon as possible.

Register for 21 January 2014

Register for 22 April 2014

Register for 3 June 2014

Register for 21 October 2014