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Innovationsgutscheine

Type Förderprogramm des Landes Baden-Württemberg
Eligibility Start-ups: max 5 years from founding, with headquarters in Baden-Württemberg, max 100 employees and max total assets of 20 million
Main Features Innovative projects in sustainable mobility, environmental technology, renewable energy and resource efficiency, Health Economics, Life Sciences, ICT, Green IT and Smart Products
Funding €20,000 max (funding rate of 50%), 10 months
Submission Deadline Rolling application
Submission One step application
Link to call document https://wm.baden-wuerttemberg.de/de/innovation/innovationsgutscheine/innovationsgutschein-hightech-start-up/
Contact Tabea Dick – Modellvorhaben Innovationsgutscheine (Stuttgart), 0711/123-2615 tabea.dick@wm.bwl.de

 

KMU-innovativ: Biotechnologie – BioChance

Type Biotechnologie-Förderprogramm des BMBF
Eligibility SMEs (as single applicant or in cooperation with universities, research institutes or other enterprises)
Main Features For start-up and SMEs that are active in modern biotechnology or want to expand their range of activities into biotechnology

Promote bioeconomic projects and all branches of biotechnology, including the development of therapeutics, diagnostics and vaccines.

Funding 50% funding rate, max 3 years project
Submission Deadline Every year 15th of April and 15Th of October
Submission Two-steps application
Link to call document https://wm.baden-wuerttemberg.de/de/innovation/innovationsgutscheine/innovationsgutschein-hightech-start-up/

https://www.ptj.de/lw_resource/datapool/systemfiles/cbox/2163/live/lw_file/pr-C3-A4sentatio-kmu-i_04_2017.pdf

Contact Projektträger Jülich (PtJ), Dr. Eleonore Glitz Tel.: 02461 / 61-3622 E-Mail: e.glitz@fz-juelich.de

 

KMU-innovativ: Medizintechnik

Type Biotechnologie-Förderprogramm des BMBF
Eligibility SMEs or medium-sized companies as single applicant or in a joint project
Main Features Collective exploitation of a medical technology system

Basic research for a later product development

Value-chain development

Funding 25-50% funding rate, max 3 years project
Submission Deadline Every year 15th of April and 15Th of October
Submission Two-steps application
Link to call document https://www.gesundheitsforschung-bmbf.de/files/BMBF_KMUi-Medizintechnik_Broschur_barrierefrei.pdf
Contact VDI Technologiezentrum GmbH Projektträger Gesundheitswirtschaft, kmui-medtech@vdi.de, 030-275950641, 030-275950659

 

SME Instrument

Type H2020
Eligibility single SME or a consortium of SMEs
Main Features ·        ground-breaking concepts that could shape new markets

·        phase 1 is a feasibility study (optional)

·        phase 2 development of business concept further into a market-ready product (TRL 6)

Funding 70% funding rate
Submission Deadline Multiple cut-off / year

Phase 1: 13.02.2019; 07.05.2019; 05.09.2019

Phase 2: 09.01.2019 03.04.2019 05.06.2019

Submission Phase 1 – €50.000 lump sum (optional; 6 months)

Phase 2 – €0.5 million and €2.5 million (12-24 months)

Link to call document http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/data/ref/h2020/wp/2018-2020/main/h2020-wp1820-eic_en.pdf
Contact National Contact Point: http://www.nks-kmu.de/service-ansprechpartner.php

 

Fast track to Innovation

Type H2020
Eligibility Consortia with three to five entities from at least three different EU Member States

Allocation of at least 60% of the overall budget to consortium partner(s) from industry; or a minimum of 2 industry partners out of a consortium of 3 or 4; or a minimum of 3 industry partners out of a consortium of 5

Main Features FTI accelerates the market uptake of ground-breaking innovations by providing funding in an open, accessible scheme that nurtures ideas from consortia of innovators of all types and sizes from across Europe
Funding funding rate: 70% for for-profit entities; 100% for not-for-profit entities
Submission Deadline 21.02.2019, 23.05.2019, 22.10.2019
Submission One step application. Max €3 millions
Link to call document http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/data/ref/h2020/wp/2018-2020/main/h2020-wp1820-eic_en.pdf
Contact National Contact Point: http://www.nks-kmu.de/service-ansprechpartner.php

 

Eurostars

Type H2020-Eureka
Eligibility SME as lead

Budget assigned to SMEs must be equal at least 50.00 % of the total project budget

International collaboration: at least 2 different partners from 2 different Eurostars countries.

Main Features For a project that will develop new products, processes or services
Funding For 36 months; 50% funding rate
Submission Deadline 28.02.2019 and 12.09.2019
Link to call document https://www.eurostars-eureka.eu/start-your-eurostars-project

http://eurostars.dlr.de/

https://www.eurostars-eureka.eu/countries/germany