TECH NEED

Seeking Proposals for EUREKA Eurostars Projects

KEY INFORMATION

TECHNOLOGY READINESS LEVEL (TRL):
LOCATION:
Singapore
ID NUMBER:
TN174394

Background/Description

Eureka is the world’s biggest intergovernmental network for international cooperation in R&D and innovation.

The Eureka Eurostars programme supports international R&D and collaborative innovation projects between Eureka member countries. Companies are invited to submit joint project proposals on a new product, process or solution that can be rapidly commercialised in global markets with a civilian purpose.

The call is open to all sectors.

More information on Eurostars can be found here.

Technology Specification

The project consortium must involve at least one company from Singapore and one company from another Eurostars country, independent from each other. Each project partner should contribute no more than 70% of the total project contribution.

Under this programme, Enterprise Singapore will support up to 70% of the Singaporean company’s total qualifying project costs. To be eligible for support, the applicant must fulfil ALL of the following:

  • Be a business entity that is registered and physically present in Singapore;
  • ≥ 30% local equity held directly or indirectly by Singaporean(s) / Singapore PR(s), determined by the ultimate individual ownership; and
  • Be financially able to see a project through to completion.

 

APPLICATION PROCESS

  1. Singapore companies will be required to submit a separate application, which you can commence here. Companies will also be required to attach their latest ACRA Bizfile with the form.
  2. Thereafter, the officer in-charge will advise on the next steps of application should the applicant meet the eligibility requirements.
  3. The consortium should also jointly submit their joint proposal to Eureka via the online submission tool at http://www.myeurekaproject.org by 4 November 2021, 2100 SGT.
  4. For further assistance, companies can contact Enterprise Singapore via this email.

 

INFO WEBINAR

An info webinar will be held on 14 September 2021 to provide further information on how you can participate, the public funding available for your business and how you can find project partners. Singapore companies that are keen to participate in this call are highly encouraged to attend. Click here to register your attendance for this webinar.

 

LOOKING FOR AN SME PROJECT PARTNER?

If you would like to seek a partner to jointly collaborate on a project under this call, please get in touch with us by clicking on the 'Make an Enquiry' button below. Prior to this, you may wish to contact your funding agency to confirm on your eligibility to participate in the call.

You may also check out some of the opportunities on the Enterprise Europe Network (EEN) website, subject to the eligibility criteria.

Register as a delegate at TechInnovation 2021  to check out the latest innovative technologies from Singapore and around the world, including those from participating EUREKA countries to explore technology partnership opportunities that can also tap on this funding call.

WHAT WE ARE NOT INTERESTED IN

Projects that do not involve any co-development or R&D cooperation. Testing and validation of technologies without any co-development would also not be eligible.

Preferred Business Model

  • Licensing
  • R&D Collaboration