High response to first deadline of EIC funding

The EIC Accelerator funding was launched in April. Since then, more than 2,000 companies, including start-ups and SMEs, have submitted their short applications. Of these, 801 selected companies were then able to submit their full application by the first deadline on June 16.

EIC Accelerator Application process

The EIC Accelerator is open to new technologies and innovations that reach market maturity and promotes preparation for market entry. Companies applying for the EIC Accelerator have to prove themselves in three steps – and benefit from a grant of up to 2.5 million euros if the assessment is positive.