EIT Health at Uppsala University

EIT Health CLC Scandinavia Accelerator call open now

2017-01-26

EIT Health CLC Scandinavia have now opened The EIT Health Head Start and Proof of Concept Funding programme for projects that need funding for commercialisation of new technologies, products, or service. Application deadline is March 31, 2017, 4PM.

EIT Health CLC Scandinavia have now opened the EIT Health Head Start (HS) and Proof of Concept (PoC) Funding programme for projects that need funding for the commercialisation of new technologies, products, or services in the EIT Health space. Submission Deadline is March 31, 2017, 16:00.

The purpose of the EIT Health HS/PoC Funding is primarily:

  • To support commercialisation projects and startups to realise a breakthrough step towards the market
  • To verify the need/benefit of the product/service for users/customers/payers/partners
  • To increase the possibility to attract further private investment


Each project can receive a maximum funding of 50 000 €. The funding is a grant with no strings attached. The EIT Health HS/PoC Funding has to be matched by the same amount of co-funding through:

  • Existing funding to the project/company from local, regional, or national sources. These could for example be investments/grants/loans from a TTO or university holding company, or from other innovation support structures in the local environment.

And/or

  • In kind/KCA contribution from one or more EIT Health partners. These could be in the form of business coaches, access to incubator facilities, access to laboratories etc.

The project activities to be funded have to be finished by the 31st of December 2017.

Download Call text EIT Health Commercialisation Funding
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Contact:
Palle Hoy Jakobsen
Scandinavian CLC Director & Business Creation Coordinator, CLC Scandinavia, Pallehoy.jakobsen@eithealth.eu
+45 30444818

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