UK registered SME’s can apply for a share of up to £2.5million to develop collaborative research in partnership with organisations from participating Eureka Eurostars member countries.
Programme: Innovate UK
Award: Share of up to £2.5 million
Opens: 2nd Sep 2021
Closes: 4th Nov 2021
This competition is for UK micro, small or medium sized enterprises (SMEs) that want to apply to the Eurostars Programme 3, call 1.
Please visit the Eureka call for proposals web page.
Innovate UK, part of UK Research and Innovation, is investing up to £2.5 million to fund collaborative research and development (CR&D) projects focused on industrial research.
Your project must have high market potential and develop at least one of the following:
In applying to this competition, you are entering into a competitive process.
Your collaborative research and development (R&D) proposal must demonstrate:
Any UK registered SME requesting grant funding must be eligible to receive state aid at the time of application. If you are unsure please take legal advice. For further information see our general guidance.
To apply, you must fulfil seven eligibility criteria:
UK registered SME’s can apply for total grant of up to 360,000 euros for each eligible UK project partner or 60% of total eligible project costs, whichever is the least.
Your project can last up to 36 months.
Your project start date depends on the national funding procedures of the Eureka Eurostars members involved in the selected projects.
Projects must be collaborative.
The UK applicant can also collaborate with:
Subcontractors are allowed in this competition, but they must not account for more than 20% of the UK partners’ total eligible costs. Subcontractors can be from anywhere in the UK.
You can use a previously submitted application to apply for this competition.
Innovate UK will not fund projects that:
Innovate UK will not award you funding if you have:
Innovate UK have allocated up to £2.5million to fund innovation projects in this competition.
You could get funding for your eligible project costs of: