SME Instrument

European Commission program for Small-Medium Enterprise developing innovative products for the market:

  • No requirements on the number of participants (even single company).
  • Grants for market-oriented innovation, NOT research.
  • Technology must be in prototype and/or early test phase. Better if there are patents, even pending
  • Target: being on the market in less than 2 years.
  • Proposals submission every 3 months.
  • Projects in 2 Phases: feasibility analysis (Phase1) and product industrialisation and commercialisation preparation (Phase 2).
  • Grants: 50.000€ for Phase 1; from 0.5 to 2.5 M€ (70% direct costs + 25% indirect costs) for Phase 2.

Equity Financing

Contact us to evaluate opportunities to develop your business by yielding shares to venture capital or private equity investors:

  • Free evaluation of your business attractiveness for investors.
  • Presentation of your business model and business plan to investors.
  • Contact with investors and support during the negotiation phase.