The HUF 400 million call announced in August 2016 aims to support Hungarian SMEs in participating in the EU-funded EUREKA programme which promotes international R&D cooperation projects. The domestic contribution to participation is provided from the National Research, Development and Innovation Fund under the EUREKA_16 call.
In the 4th assessment round of the funding scheme the project proposal of another industry-research centre consortium received nearly HUF 50.5 million in non-refundable funding from the NRDI Office. Previously, HUF 68.7 million was awarded to a three-member university-business consortium in the first round, HUF 62.5 million to a business company in the second round, and altogether HUF 95.6 million to a business company and an industry-research centre consortium in the third round from domestic funds to facilitate the implementation of their EUREKA projects in international cooperation. Now, with the awards decision of the fourth round, 69.3% of the HUF 400 million budget has been spent..
FUNDED PROJECTS IN 2017 (4TH ROUND)
Funding organisation: NRDI Office