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The European Commission announced first members of the new EIC Board and is looking for its President

EIC Board

The EIC Board has a powerful role to guide the implementation of the EIC as Europe’s flagship innovation programme with a budget of EUR 10 billion, supporting game-changing innovations throughout the lifecycle from early stage research to the financing and scale up of start-ups and SMEs. - Read more 

The European Commission has just also published the vacancy for the EIC Board President and is inviting outstanding innovation leaders to apply by 17 December.

Meet the new EIC Board

Funding opportunities

EIC Pathfinder

Support to research teams to research or develop an emerging breakthrough technology

EIC Transition

The EIC Transition funding scheme builds on promising research results to demonstrate and mature the technology and develop business plans for specifi

EIC Accelerator

Funding and investments through the EIC Fund for individual start-ups and small companies to develop and scale up game changing innovations

Business Acceleration Services

All EIC supported projects and companies get access to coaching, mentoring, partnering and other EIC Business Acceleration Services

EIC Prizes

Take the challenge and compete for an EIC Prize which rewards Europe's leading innovators

Investment Opportunities

The EIC Fund is looking for investment partners -
discover more and check the Investment Guidelines.


EIC Communities

EIC Board

Meet the leading innovators who advise the EIC on its overall strategy and performance

EIC Programme Managers

Meet our first in-house experts who head EIC support in health, digital and green-deal portfolios

EIC Community Platform

Find peers, partners and experts to accelerate your project onto European and global markets by joining the EIC online Community Platform

EIC Jury Members

The EIC draws on a wide range of external advice and expertise in order to select the most promising projects and companies and to support them

Latest statistics: EIC Accelerator June cut-off results

innovative start-ups
receive grant & equity
proposals from female CEOs
allocated budget
€227 million
investment component
16 countries
France, Germany, Netherlands on top

EIC projects in your region or in your business area



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