Apply now for Headstart Funding 2018


Early stage companies and SMEs can now apply to the EIT Health Headstart Funding Programme for up to 50 000 EUR in funding for development and/or commercialization of new technologies, products or services.

As part of its Accelerator activities, EIT Health will within the Headstart Funding Program 2018 provide funding of up to 50 000 EUR for early stage companies and SMEs to develop new products and services. These should fit within the overall EIT Health objective healthy living, active ageing and improved health care.

The purpose of the programme is to

  • Support the applicants in realizing next steps towards market and shorten time-to-market for innovative products and services
  • Verify the need/benefit of the product/service for users/customers/payers/partners
  • Increase the possibility of attracting further private investment

Applicants are strongly encouraged to seek advice and contact their regional EIT Health Business Creation Manager (see contact below) for guidance before submitting an application.

Apply no later than April 27th 2018 on

Christos Vaitsis, Business Creation Manager, Scandinavian CLC
Anna Franzén, Collaboration Manager, UU Innovation

More Information EIT Health Headstart Funding Programme 2018

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