Open call for fast-track innovation projects and scale-up and SME support in response to the COVID-19 crisis. Deadline: 31 May
What we do
EIT Manufacturing is an innovation ecosystem bringing European manufacturing actors together in order to add unique value to European products, processes, services – and inspire the creation of globally competitive and sustainable manufacturing – see About Us
We look for
Applications from scale-ups and SMEs for venture support in the second half of 2020 for up to EUR 500000
Proposals for innovation activities to be funded and executed in the second half of 2020, for up to EUR 300000
The call is open for participation also to organizations that are not EIT Manufacturing Partners
For details of the call process, please download the Call for Proposals-Response to COVID-19 Crisis Guidelines
Organisations intending to participate in the call must be eligible for EU funding according to Horizon 2020 rules, e.g. incorporated in Europe or associated countries.
How to join
Please read the Call for Proposals – Response to COVID-19 Crisis Guidelines as they contain all the detailed information on how to respond to the call and follow this indications.
Applications from scale-ups and SMEs for venture support: please go to this link.
Proposals for Innovation Activities:
If you are a partner, use the submission system on the intranet.
If you are not a Partner of EIT Manufacturing and want to express your interest to participate in a proposal for an innovation project, please fill out this form. You will be asked for key information on your organisation, including its general competencies in the manufacturing area and the specific interest in this call.
Note: The lead partner of an Activity must be an existing member of EIT Manufacturing. This means that you will have to become part of a proposal team with at least one existing EIT Manufacturing member. You can get in contact with our members via the representative provided in our list of current members. In addition, the information you provide in the form will be published to our existing partners which then can contact you.
If a proposal you are involved in will be selected for execution in 2020, you will get the partnership status of “Activity Partner”.
As part of the EIT’s Crisis Response Initiative, this activity directly contributes to the European Union’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
EIT Manufacturing Call: opens May 11, 2020 – closes May 31, 2020, 12:00 CEST
Award decision from EIT related to the additional EIT grant and communication to the KICs: June 30, 2020
Start of accepted Activities: July 1, 2020