Local funding

Applied research program

  • Aim of the programme:
    Supporting collaborative R&D activities between research organization and industry (SMEs and large companies) to develop new innovative products and technologies in line with national smart specialization strategy
  • Project size: 30 000 – 600 000 EUR
  • Funding rate: 25-91,4%

Financial instrument for industrial digitalisation and automation

  • Aim of the programme:
    Loan with a grant component for implementation of Industry 4.0 solutions and automation or robotization of traditional manufacturing processes. Programme supports purchase and integration of robotized manufacturing equipment, AI and 5G technologies.
  • Project size: 100 000 – 7 mln EUR
  • Funding rate: 35% clearance of the loan sum