Do you own an innovative company or do you develop new technologies for products, processes or services? And do you work together with one or more partners outside of Europe? Then you may be eligible for the GlobalStars subsidy scheme.
GlobalStars is an initiative of the innovation network EUREKA. It aims to stimulate cooperation between member countries and innovative economies in other parts of the world. The scheme is open to any organisation carrying out Research & Development based on market research. The Netherlands participates in the scheme and funds collaborations that can solve certain issues and promote economic growth.
When do you qualify?
Your R&D focuses on new technologies that can solve social, economic and strategic issues. You work together with 1 or more partners from a predetermined innovative economy. This can be a country or a region. The partner country changes regularly, to find out which country it currently is, check with the Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO, in Dutch).
How to apply?
There are different calls for different countries or regions. Currently you can apply for the Globalstars Brazil call until 11 October 2022 18:00 hours for your international proposal. You can find information specific to applications from the Netherlands on RVO's website (in Dutch).
You can find more information on the criteria and requirements to apply for project partners from the Netherlands with the Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO, in Dutch). To apply, you need to log in with eHerkenning. For more information on a project call you can contact an advisor by email via firstname.lastname@example.org.