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January 2015 update – SME Instrument (Horizon 2020) statistics update – As of January 2015, we have a preliminary overview of the SME Instrument beneficiaries 2014, for both Phase 1 (June and September 2014 rounds) and Phase 2 (October 2014 round). Further results are expected for the last round in December 2014 (both Phase 1 and Phase 2). Our statistical analysis is based on the public information made available by EASME. You can check it here.

July 2014 update – Winnovart study on SME Instrument (Horizon 2020) – European Commission’s programme addressing highly innovative SMEs – By 18 June 2014 the first cut-off date for the SME Instrument – European Commission’s funding programme addressing highly innovative SMEs, more than 2600 proposals have been submitted for the programme’s Phase 1. With an estimated number of 164 proposals to be approved and funded stands, the competition is higher than expected. Therefore, only the truly innovative projects will receive funding… Read more

State aid Schemes in Romania – Overview 2008-2014 and Prospects 2014-2020

Overview of the state aid schemes 2008-2014 in Romania, including 2014-2020 prospects. During 2008-2014, the schemes have supported total investments of over EUR 2.200 million, along with creation of over 19.000 jobs, across various industries: manufacturing, ICT, energy, food, healthcare and tourism. Total grants of over EUR 680 million have been approved…. Read more

EEA & Norway Grants in Romania

Latest Winnovart study on the impact and prospects of EEA & Norway Grants in Romania available under the following link. The study presents the general overview and history of EEA & Norway Grants in Europe, the results of its 2009-2014 implementation in Romania, as well as the prospects for 2014-2021.

News & Updates

 

SME Instrument update – Results for Phase 1 November 2016 cutoff date

EASME has selected 176 projects from 184 SMEs in 28 countries on the basis of the proposals received in Phase 1 cut-off in November 2016. Projects selected from this cut-off will receive a total of EUR 8.8 million and each … Read more

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SME Instrument update – Results for Phase 2 October 2016 cutoff date

EASME has selected 51 projects from 58 SMEs in 16 countries on the basis of proposals received in Phase 2 cut-off in October 2016, the last round for Phase 2 during 2016. Projects selected from this cut-off will receive a … Read more

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SME Instrument update – Results for Phase 1 September 2016 cutoff date

EASME has selected 182 projects from 189 SMEs in 24 countries on the basis of the proposals received in Phase 1 cut-off September 2016. Projects selected from this cut-off will receive a total of EUR 9.1 million and each project … Read more

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EEA & Norway grants – EUR 210 million allocated to Bulgaria

Bulgaria will get more than EUR 210 million under the EEA & Norway grants 2014 – 2021, being one of the 15 Beneficiary States across the EU in this new funding cycle, to have signed the Memorandum of Understanding with … Read more

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UK innovation funding – GBP 15 million for business innovation projects to improve the infrastructure systems that provide critical services for the economy under innovation in infrastructure systems round 2 competition

GBP 15 million to stimulate innovation in the infrastructure systems that provide critical services for our economy, environment and society. That will consist of ‘smart’ infrastructure, energy systems (including nuclear fission and offshore wind), connected transport and urban living to … Read more

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UK Innovation funding – GBP 3 million under SBRI for projects that integrate technologies into a single platform under integrated innovation for nuclear decommissioning

GBP 3 million will be available to organizations of any size to fund projects that integrate technologies into a single platform, or a small number of platforms. These should be able to demonstrate multiple tasks in the decommissioning process with … Read more

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UK innovation funding – GBP 15 million will be available to disruptive ideas or concepts under 2016 open competition round 2

GBP 15 million will be available to the best business-led, innovative or disruptive ideas or concepts. Priority will be given to proposals that are likely to lead to sustainable gains in productivity and/or access to new overseas markets through export-led … Read more

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UK innovation funding – GBP 1 million into new ways of using synthetic biology to create transparent materials lighter and thinner than existing armour

GBP 1 million into new ways of using synthetic biology to create transparent materials that are thinner and lighter than used for existing armour and that could offer better protection. The competition is open to any organisation and is for … Read more

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UK innovation funding – GBP 750,000 will be available for lightweight power generation that can be integrated into robotic systems

GBP 750,000 to invest in projects that investigate small and lightweight power generation that can be integrated into robotic systems and carried by a person. The competition is open to any organisation and is for fully funded development contracts, with … Read more

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UK innovation funding – GBP 1.6 million will be available for clean technology, affordable healthcare, use of electronic system design under technology solutions for society in India funding competition

GBP 1.6 million will be available to organizations of any size, UK-based acting as lead applicant. The aim of this competition is to fund collaborative technological solutions that address one or more of the following challenges: clean technology, affordable healthcare, … Read more

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