In 2018 the number of submitted proposals has been very similar to the previous year. Likewise, the success rate is expected to be in line with 2017 once all pending calls are resolved. However, the income from competitive projects has significantly increased.

This is because the average amount granted per project has augmented. Outstanding among the awarded projects are the second Center of Excellence Severo Ochoa award, an ERC Starting Grant and a H2020 FET Proactive project coordinated by ICN2.

The breakdown of competitive funding at the ICN2 for 2018 is illustrated in the following charts: