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Deadline extended!
Apply now until
11 October 2021.

Our SME Transform call seeks to support SMEs who plan to implement a transformation project on their manufacturing lines or production systems.

We offer two packages, which are detailed below.

Transformation services package


  • Be a partner in your journey
  • Dedicated support in overall project facilitation, conceptualization, and implementation
  • Source technologies & providers
  • Introduction to first-class experts relevant to the transformation project
  • Access to EIT Manufacturing’s network and international visibility

Transformation financial support package


  • Financial support up to 150k  €


* Please see the terms and conditions for full details of the transformation financial support package. 

Who can apply?

We are looking for SMEs that are:

  • Are ready to boost operations to the next level of competitiveness and have a transformation project related to their manufacturing lines and/or production systems
  • Meet the EU defined description of a SME as defined here including “fewer than 250 employees…annual turnover not exceeding EUR 50 million…and/or an annual balance sheet total not exceeding EUR 43 million.”
  • Headquarters incorporated in any Horizon Europe country and with significant commercial or industrial presence in other Horizon Europe countries.
    • Commercial presence is defined as greater than 20% of a company’s sales while industrial presence is defined as greater than 20% of a company’s workforce

Ready to apply?

Submissions are now open until 11 October 2021, 17:00 CEST.

Please read the full competition terms & conditions for more information on the application process as well as the program.

If you have any other questions, please contact Farugh Ebrahimpur.