- The European funding program FIT (Fast track to innovation)

Intelligence économique

FTI is a program that funds innovation projects (not research), which aims to achieve commercialization in a very short term of innovative products, services or processes.

- Collaborative projects close to the market: TRL> TRL6

- Financing of 70% of eligible direct costs

- Bottom-up Approach

Small projects (operational size), 3 to a maximum of 5 partners.

At least three independent entities from 3 EU members’ states or associates countries.

Companies (major groups, SMEs and ETI) will have a prominent place in this program. They must represent at least 60% of the budget of the project or be the majority in the consortium:

- At least two companies consortium in a consortium of 3 or 4 partners.

- At least 3 companies in a consortium of five partners

Budget

EU Budget: 100ME in 2015, 100ME in 2016.

- 3 calls per year

- Subsidy max per project: 3ME

Size budget (grant): vast majority of projects from 1 project grant 2ME

- 50-70 year projects funded by the European Commission

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