Slovensky

Basic information

Five calls for proposals are planned to be announced under the Business development, innovation and SME Programme, two big calls and three small grant schemes.

Two big calls focuses on:

1) Green Industry Innovations 

2) Welfare Technology and Ambient Assisted Living

These calls differ in the sources of funding. The Call BIN 01 (closed on 17.09.2021) is financed by the Norwegian Financial Mechanism (NFM) and the Call BIN 02 (closed on 4.10.2021) by the European Economic Area Financial Mechanism (EEA FM). Both calls will support only SMEs and large enterprises in research and development, applications and commercionalization of innovative green technologies, processes, products or services and in greening their business operations.

Small grant scheme SGS 01 (closed on 23.10.2020) is financed by the NFM and is focused on development of start-ups in both programme areas. Start-ups could apply for investments to technologies, machinery, equipment, devices and enterprise development.

Next two small grant schemes are going to be announced within the education component, focused on Education, Scholarships, Apprenticeships and Youth Entrepreneurship. The scheme SGS 02 is financed by the NFM and will support institutional cooperation projects. The scheme SGS 03 is financed by the EEA FM and will support international mobility projects. Both schemes should reflect main programme areas. Young entrepreneurs and women entrepreneurs will be priority groups in project assessment.

Main areas of support:

1) Green Industry Innovations 

This part is focused mainly on: circular economy, green ICT, (new) innovative products, technologies, services, which will reduce environmental burdens through lower raw materials/energy consumption and production emmissions, smart society, renewable energy, new mart construction technologies/solutions and innovations in transportation.

2) Welfare Technology and Ambient Assisted Living

In this area can be supported: telemedicine, biotechnologies, robotics and automated technologies, development of products and innovations helping people with various disabilities, vital signs monitoring products suitable for home use, home care systems for chronically ill persons, technologies for smart houses, intelligent textiles or ICT systems, etc.

 

CALLS under business part of the Programme    

BIN 01- Call for Proposals on the Support of Innovation and Business Development / financed by the Norwegian Financial Mechanism / expected outcome: Increased competitiveness of Slovak enterprises (Call was closed on 17.09.2021)

 Prioritized projects: with donor project partner/s from Norway  

Financial allocation

Source of funding

Min-max grant

Cofinancing

11 578 235 €

NFM

200 000 – 2 mil. €

25 – 75 %

Call opening

Eligible applicants

Eligible partners

Aid scheme

5 months

SMEs and large enterprises with less than 25% public ownership, established in Slovakia min. 3 fiscal years prior to the call deadline.

Legal entity established in Norway and the SR or any international organization, body or agency.

State aid

(Art.14 - Green Industry Innovations

Art.25 - Welfare technologies)

   

BIN 02 - Call for Proposals on the support of Innovation and Business Development / financed by the EEA FM/expected outcome: Increased competitiveness of Slovak enterprises(Call was closed on 4.10.2021)

Prioritized projects: with partner/s from the EEA donor states (Norway, Iceland, Liechtenstein)

Financial allocation

Source of funding

Min-max grant

Cofinancing

5 415 883 €

FM EHP

200 000 – 2 mil. €

25 – 75 %

Call opening

Eligible applicants

Eligible partners

Aid scheme

5 months

SMEs and large enterprises with less than 25% public ownership, established in Slovakia min. 3 fiscal years prior to the call deadline.

Legal entity established in the donor states and the SR or any international organization, body or agency.

State aid

(Art.14 - Green Industry Innovations

Art.25 - Welfare technologies)

  

BIN SGS 01 - Small Grant Scheme support of newly established businesses (start-ups) / financed by the NFM/expected outcome: Increased competitiveness of Slovak enterprises (Call was closed on 23.10.2020)

Prioritized projects: with donor project partner/s from Norway 

Financial allocation

Source of funding

Min-max grant

Cofinancing

1 058 824 €

NFM

100 000 - 200 000 €

Up to 10 %

Call opening

Eligible applicants

Eligible partners

Aid scheme

3 months

SMEs established in the SR min. 1 fiscal year and max. 5 fiscal years prior to the call deadline.

Legal entity established in Norway  or the SR or any international organization, body or agency.

De minimis aid

 

CALLS under Education component of the Programme

Education, Scholarships, Apprenticeships and Youth Entrepreneurship

BIN SGS 02 - Institutional cooperation projects / Condition – implementation of the project with the partner from Norway

Planned launch of the Call

Financial allocation

Min-max grant

Cofinancing

30 November 2021

2 470 588 €

5 000 € / 200 000 €

up to 100%

Planned Call closure

Eligible applicants

Eligible partners

Priority target group:

28 February 2022

Universities and secondary schools

          Universities and secondary schools in Slovakia and Norway

          Enterprises established as legal entities in Slovakia or Norway

Young enterpreneurs + women enterpreneurs

 

BIN SGS 03 - International mobility projects / Condition – implementation of the project with the partner from the donor states (Norway, Iceland, Liechtenstein)

Planned launch of the Call

Financial allocation

Min-max grant

Cofinancing

13 April 2022

1 058 824 €

5 000 € / 200 000 €

up to 100%

Planned Call closure

Eligible applicants

Eligible partners

Priority target group:

30 June 2022

Universities and secondary schools

          Universities and secondary schools in Slovakia, Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway

          Enterprises established as legal entities in Slovakia or the donor states

          Vocational training institutions in Switzerland having specific agreement with Liechtenstein

Young enterpreneurs + women enterpreneurs

 

CALLS from the Fund for Bilateral Relations

Objective of these calls is to strengthen bilateral relationships through the cooperation and knowledge transfer, experience and understanding between the donor states and Slovakia. Calls for travel grants and calls for development of bilateral initiatives supports entrepreneurs and educational institutions. Personal and online meetings, matchmakings, B2B events, etc. are supported with the aim to elaborate the projects for the programme calls, further development of project partnerships and strengthen bilateral cooperation between donnors states and Slovakia.

 

BIN BF02 - Call for Proposals for Bilateral Initiatives under Education component searching of donor project partners and strengthening of  partnerships between the entities from the Donor states and Slovakia within education area

Financial allocation for the Call

Measure A and Measure B

50 000 €

Allocation for Measure A –

Donor project partner search

20 000

Allocation for Measure B –

Small scale Bilateral Initiatives

30 000

Eligible applicants and partners

max grant

max grant

          Universities and secondary schools in Slovakia, Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway

          Enterprises established as legal entities in Slovakia or the donor states

          Vocational training institutions in Switzerland having specific agreement with Liechtenstein

 

up to 3 000 €

 

up to 10 000 €

 

BIN BF03 - Call for Proposals for Bilateral Initiatives searching of donor project partners and strengthening of business partnerships between the entities from the Donor states and Slovakia

Financial allocation for the Call

Measure A and Measure B

70 000 €

Allocation for Measure A –

Donor project partner search

30 000

Allocation for Measure B –

Small scale Bilateral Initiatives

40 000

Eligible applicants and partners

Min-max grant

Min-max grant

SMEs and large enterprises, public, private, commercial or non-commercial, as well as NGOs entities, established as legal persons in Slovakia and the Donor states.

 

up to 3 000 €

 

1000 € - 10 000 €

 

BIN BF01 - Call for Travel grant (closed on 31.12.2020), searching of donor project partners

Financial allocation for the call

Financial allocation for the travel grant

30 000 €

up to 3 000 €

Eligible applicants and partners

Eligible expenditures

Organizations (legal entities) from the SR and the donor states according to the calls they wish to apply for later.

Travel expenditures and a lump sum

 

 

 

 

Používaním stránok www.vyskumnaagentura.sk vyjadrujete súhlas s použitím cookies v súlade s nastavením prehliadača.