Funding and investments through the EIC Fund for individual start-ups and small companies to develop and scale up game changing innovations
The EIC Accelerator supports individual Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs), in particular Startups and spinout companies to develop and scaleup game-changing innovations. In some cases small mid-caps (up to 500 employees) are supported.
The EIC Accelerator provides substantial financial support with:
In addition, EIC selected companies receive coaching, mentoring, access to investors and corporates, and many other opportunities as part of the EIC community.
The EIC welcomes applications from innovators in all EU Member States and countries associated to the Horizon Europe programme. It particularly welcomes applications from startups and SMEs with female CEOs.
The EIC Accelerator provides blended finance (Innovation and Market Deployment Action) which is composed of:
The cut-off dates for 2022 (for both Accelerator Open and Accelerator Challenges) are:
23 March, 15 June and 5 October
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