Grants for developing innovation in Europe, in particular high-risk innovation in disruptive technologies and better integration of actors in innovation ecosystems.
The strand “European Innovation Council” aims to identify, develop and deploy high risk innovations of all kind with a particular focus on breakthrough, market-creating and deep-tech innovations. It aims to support the rapid scale up of innovative technologies and companies (mainly start-ups and SMEs) at EU and international level along the pathway from ideas to market.
EIC Strategic challenges
EIC Community and Business Acceleration Services
Among financed actions:
Protecting our Planet, Supporting Nature
Investing in Citizens for a Strong Social Europe
Enriching students, Connecting Europe
Promoting Diversity, Equality and Rights in the EU
Focused on Innovation and Research
Accelerating Europe’s Digital Transformation