EIC Accelerator Fund Investment Guidelines available!

20 June 2019 by Dusan Jakovljevic
EIC Accelerator Fund Investment Guidelines available!

The EIC Accelerator Fund (EIC Fund) is a breakthrough initiative of the European Commission. It is the first of its kind EU intervention in direct equity-type investments in combination with grants (blended finance)

For more details, documents and calls visit the Horizon 2020 Funding and Tenders Portal. Innovative companies can apply for a grant or up to 17.5 million in combined grant and equity financing to scale-up quickly and effectively. Read these Investment Guidelines for Applicants to know how! Click here for more details on how to apply for the EIC Fund's pilot Investment Guidelines. Click HERE for all the latest funding and calls from Horizon 2020 funding and tenders Portal. Click here to see the full guide to applying for the funding and call us. For more information on Horizon 2020Funding and Tender Portal: www. Horizon 2020funding and tender portal.org. For the Horizon 2016 Funding and the Horizon 2000 Funding and calls.


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The grants available will be between € 0.5 and 2.5 million and equity investment can amount up to €15 million. The aim is to increase support for ground-breaking concepts that could shape new markets or disrupt existing ones in Europe and worldwide. The equity part will be managed by through the EIC Accelerator Fund.

As part of the EIC Accelerator, the EIC Accelerator Fund (EIC Fund) is a breakthrough initiative of the European Commission (EC) with the support of the EIB Group (EIB). It is the first of its kind EU intervention in direct equity-type investments in combination with grants (blended finance). 

The EIC Accelerator Fund Pilot Investment Guidelines for Applicants detail the main guiding principles behind the EIC Fund.

For more details, documents and calls visit the Horizon 2020 Funding and Tenders Portal.

Innovative companies can apply for a grant or up to 17.5 million in combined grant and equity financing to scale-up quickly and effectively. Read these Investment Guidelines for Applicants to know how!