Danube-INCO.NET — Advancing Research and Innovation in the Danube Region

Glossary

Beneficiary

  • Posted on: 12.03.2012
  • Abbreviation: Beneficiary

The legal entity or person receiving the EU grant for carrying out a project. The term is used for example by the European Commission for those organisations that implement a Horizon 2020 or FP7 project: The coordinator and the partners in the projects, they are all beneficiaries of the  EC grant.

The Danube-INCO.NET project for example has 19 beneficiaries, organisations who are partners in the specific project funded under FP7 (for the list of beneficiaries see http://danube-inco.net/about/partners).