Spain, Turkey and The Netherlands are active members of EUREKA and support innovation projects through the various EUREKA instruments, including EUREKA Network Projects and Eurostars. These countries are jointly announcing a Call for project outlines for joint R&D projects under the EUREKA and Eurostars programmes.
The main objective of this call is to stimulate the generation of EUREKA and Eurostars projects. As such, successful project outlines can later apply for funding as an EUREKA Network project or as an Eurostars project. Projects with successful applications to EUREKA and Eurostars can apply for funding through the national EUREKA offices in Spain (CDTI), Turkey (TUBITAK) and The Netherlands (RVO.nl).
Although the EUREKA and Eurostars programmes are open for projects within all technology fields, this Call for project outlines is focused on developing innovative products, processes or service systems in the fields of “Market driven R&D in innovative technologies applied to the food chain”. Applicants are expected to develop ready-to-market solutions for products, technology-based services or methods in:
The project partners are invited to present joint proposals for industrial, close-to-the-market R&D projects resulting in new products, processes or services with a strong market potential. The proposals should comply with the following guidelines:
Subject to budget availability in each country, the participating EUREKA offices will provide access to existing public funding, on a non-exchange of funds basis and according to their respective national rules and procedures.
Fore more information about the funding rules as well as the submission and approval procedure, please download the call for project information document.