10 January 2012

Resarch funds for SMEs

European Contribution for SMEs’ Research and Innovation Activities
Deadline: 1st March 2012

The activities to be implemented include:
• Industrial research activities (planned research or critical investigations aimed at gaining new knowledge, which has to be exploited in order to develop new products, processes or services, or else to allow a significant improvement of the already existing ones).

• Experimental development activities (acquisition, combination, structuring and use of the existing knowledge and skills: these can have either a scientific, technological or commercial nature, in order to produce plans, projects or designs for new products, processes or services, amended or enhanced).