Eurostars

Provides 0.3 - 1.3M € in subsidies for development within:

About Eurostars

Eurostars is a European programme targeted small and medium-sized R&D companies. Eurostars has a yearly budget of app. EUR 55M for co-financing the development of new products and technologies. Eurostars is run by EUREKA - a publicly-funded, intergovernmental network, involving over 40 countries. The purpose of Eurostars is to strengthen European competitiveness, create new jobs, and strengthen the competitiveness of high-tech SMEs.

Possibilities with Eurostars

Eurostars provides co-financing for R&D activities. Even though the Eurostars programme aims at supporting SMEs, other entities (such as large company, universities and research institutes) are able to participate. However, for each country national rules apply, and some countries only provide funding for SMEs. 

Upon successful application, partners will receive: 

  • A consortium total of EUR 0.5-1.5M for technology and product development
  • SME funding rates of typically 50-60%

Requirements for Eurostars

Eurostars supports R&D projects with a high degree of technological challenge, and awards projects with strong partnerships. There are five primary requirements for a project to be eligible for support from Eurostars:

  • The consortia must consist of a minimum of two partners from two EUREKA countries
  • The consortia must be led be an R&D-performing SME
  • A minimum of 50% of the budget must be allocated to the R&D-performing SME(s)
  • The product/technology must be novel and innovative
  • The project must result in significant growth in terms of turnover and employment within the participating SME(s) 

Upcoming deadlines

Below are the upcoming deadlines for Eurostars. Expect 1-2 months for the proposal writing process.

02
mar

The Eurostars call supports research-performing SMEs, which develop innovative products, processes and services. Eurostars does this by providing funding for transnational innovation projects; the products of which are then rapidly commercialized.

14
sep

The Eurostars call supports research-performing SMEs, which develop innovative products, processes and services. Eurostars does this by providing funding for transnational innovation projects; the products of which are then rapidly commercialized.

Can your project get funding from Eurostars?

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Can your project get funding?

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We help companies obtain public funding by converting good projects to well-prepared applications.

Our services cover the entire application process:

Identifying funding opportunities
We identifying your best funding opportunities
Planning and scoping your project
We plan and scope your project to meet demands
Writing the successful application
We write the application that increases your chance of success