Funds for innovation

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The call finances activities of consultancy, support and technical assistance to take part and submit projects in the framework of European (Horizon 2020, COSME and Life 2014-2020) and Regional Funding Programmes.

The call intends to support MSMEs in carrying out Research & Development activities. Projects should focus on: Space, agri-food, eco-industry, cultural and creative industry, health, advanced manufacturing, sustainable mobility.

Tha call aims at supporting innovative startups, as well as fostering sustainable growth, entrepreneurship, youth employment and the development of an ecosystem favourable to innovation in Italy

SME vouchers for innovation management consultancy The German Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs acknowledged PNO Consultants GmbH as Consultancy Agency for Innovation Management Services. SMEs with not more than 100 employees and max. 20 Mio. € annual turnover may receive Innovation Vouchers [...]

The Region Apulia promotes financial support for the enterprises to develop the employment, the social stability and teh economic dynamism.

The scheme promotes the realisation of  investment of significant size (development programs) for the strengthening of the productive structure of the country. The investments will must refer in one of the following areas: Industrial, Enviromental Protection and Tourism;- .

Unique interministerial Fund of the competitiveness clusters (FUI) is targeted to sustain applied research, to contribute to new goods and services development. The aim is to market new product in short term. FUI is meant to fund collaborative R&D projects. [...]

Research Tax Credit is the main French innovation and R & D support scheme for French companies.   The French tax credit consists of :   ·         A tax credit of 30% of expenses on research and development up to [...]

Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTP)   Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTPs) is the Uk’s leading programme helping businesses to improve their competitiveness, productivity and performance through the better use of knowledge, technology and skills that reside within the UK knowledge base.   [...]

Objective of the scheme Support to collaborative projects of Small- and Medium Sized Companies (SMEs, less than 250 employees). Priority is given to cutting-edge research in the following technology sectors (as part of the High-Tech Strategy 2020): -      Information and [...]

The SBRI programme enables businesses to bid for technology-based public sector development contracts. Through SBRI competitions, businesses are invited to develop innovative solutions and products for specified problems and unmet needs in the public sector.   SBRI enables government departments and [...]

The ministry of Economical Affairs has a program to stimulate companies with promising projects. The program focuses on risky and innovative projects which are important for the longterm strategy of the company. Type of Funding: credit

Helping companies that lead innovation projects with industrial research and / or experimental development: to develop products, processes or innovative services with concrete prospects for industrialization and / or marketing, to finance their participation in national or European technology partnerships [...]

Under the SME patent campaign, the German Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology supports the first patent application made by small or medium-sized enterprises and also by the founders of businesses. The campaign  is contributing to a climate in Germany [...]

Supporting the preparation of partnership in an innovative project, Facilitate the participation of French companies in national (FUI ...), transnational (ERA-Net), intergovernmental (Eureka, Eurostars) European (Horizon 2020 program, SME Instrument Phase2 if the project is partnership, Fast Track to Innovation) [...]

Objectives The MIA-VAMIL programme is meant to promote the purchase of eco friendly techniques or machinery. The VAMIL programme stimulates the market introduction of these techniques and machines. So businesses that invest in this type of technique or machinery are [...]

OBJECTIVE The purpose of the WBSO scheme (Salaries Tax and Social Insurance Contributions (Reduced Remittances) Act) is to support research and development (R&D) activities (see under ‘PROJECT TYPES’).TARGET GROUPS WBSO may be applied for by:• entrepreneurs and their employees who conduct R&D [...]

Objectives The mission of the fiscal Innovation Box Act is to stimulate and commercialize innovative activities in the Netherlands for companies that have applied successfully for either a R&D wage tax reduction (Promotion of Research and Development Act ) or [...]

Objectives The Energy Investment Allowance (EIA) is an annually recurring fiscal programme. Its goal is to stimulate investments in energy saving assets or sustainable energy. Beneficiaries The EIA is aimed at organizations which are subject to Dutch income- or corporate [...]

This is an indirect (fiscal) measure to support research and development. It offers a partial exemption of advance payment of R&D personnel salary taxes in favour of employers who employ researchers. This grant scheme can, under certain conditions, be applied [...]