Automotive Nederland in collaboration with the Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO) have organised a information session about Eurostars-2, the first European funding and support programme to be specifically dedicated to SMEs.
From 15:00 to 18:00, the participants will be informed about the possibilities of Eurostars project funding.
The agenda will include detailed information about the Eurostars programme, SME testimonials and explanations on how to prepare a good Eurostars application.
This event will be addressing all interested parties wanting to organize an international, market-driven, collaborative research project with R&D performing SMEs in the Automotive technological area.
Eurostars, the first European funding and support programme to be specifically dedicated to SMEs, is a joint programme between EUREKA and the European Commission, co-funded from the national budgets of 36 Eurostars Participating States and Partner Countries and by the European Union through Horizon 2020.
In the 2014-2020 period it has a total public budget of €1.14 billion.
In the Netherlands, an annual € 18 million available to distribute over two calls. The next call in Eurostars (call 6) closes on Thursday, September 15th, 2016.