EMPHASIS Open call EXTENDED: offering 24 Mediterranean SMEs FREE Innovation Support Services for Sustainability!

EMPHASIS EXTENDED OPEN CALL: Your innovative ideas coming to life!
EMPHASIS invites all SMEs, startups and spin-offs located in one of the eligible regions (as defined in the Open Call document below) of Greece, Jordan, Spain, Lebanon, Egypt and Italy to apply for a solution addressing one of the Sustainability Priorities set by the EMPHASIS project starting TODAY and until the 29th of June 2022!

4 beneficiaries in Egypt will be selected to receive free-of-charge innovation support services to develop new business ideas and open innovation collaborations.

The selected SMEs will be supported by a team of experts to:

  • Explore their innovation capacity and improve their performance in terms of innovation/technology/product/service
  • Understand their needs for partnership and cross-border collaboration with counter-parties
  • Get prepared for the establishment of Open Innovation partnerships
  • Design jointly new innovative R&D concepts in the targeted sectors
  • Develop their technical, commercial, financial & legal skills related to innovation & technology transfer
  • Establish new partnerships and develop new projects with key players & expand their network

Key dates for the open call:

•    Call launch: 01/05/2022
•    EXTENDED Call deadline: 29/6/2022
•    Selection results announcement: 1/8/2022
•    Services provision: September 2022 – April 2023

Steps for successful submission of the application:

  1. Preparation of the Online Application content
  2. Acceptance of the terms and conditions included in the Declaration on Honour
  3. Uploading of a Pitch Deck for the solution
  4. Submission of the application

Apply NOW through the following link!

Supporting Documents:
Open Call
Application Template

For more information, question and inquiries, contact us at: eu.emphasisproject@gmail.com