EIC Ecosystem Partnerships and Co-Investment Support program.
We're excited to share that HiSeedTech has joined forces with the prestigious European Innovation Council (EIC) as a partner! As part of the EIC Ecosystem Partnerships and Co-Investment Support program, we're honored to contribute to a network of organizations offering essential services, infrastructure, and expertise to over 6000+ innovators backed by the EIC.
The EIC Ecosystem Partnerships and Co-Investment Support programme
The EIC Partners are selected under the EIC Ecosystem Partnerships and Co-Investment Support programme. Launched in 2021, this programme has the goal of expanding the EIC Business Acceleration Services by addressing two of the greatest challenges for its innovators: access to specialised sector-focused services and attracting private investors.
The EIC Partners address the first need by providing:
Empowering EIC beneficiaries with S3E Start
HiSeedTech, as a dedicated partner of the European Innovation Council, is enthusiastic about leveraging our expertise and resources to empower deep tech innovators on their journey, particularly through S3E Start. This intensive 18-week program is tailored for EIC Pathfinder innovators (TRL 1-5) that want to explore the path from the lab to the market. The outcome of S3E Start is a robust business project that will help EIC benefieries on applyting for EIC Pathfinder. Explore HiSeedTech's offerings in the EIC Catalogue here. The applications for S3E Start close on January 12th at 17 CET, and are available here.
About European Innovation Council:
The European Innovation Council (EIC) has been established under Horizon Europe, with a budget of over €10 billion (2021-2027) to support game-changing innovations throughout their lifecycle, from early-stage research to market. The EIC provides funding opportunities for companies in different stages of technological maturity through its instruments: EIC Pathfinder, EIC Transition and EIC Accelerator. These projects are selected through highly rigorous and competitive processes. EIC Accelerator projects can receive up to €2.5M in grant funding, and are further eligible for up to €15M in direct equity investments from the EIC Fund. EIC innovators are also given access to the EIC Business Acceleration Services (BAS), which include coaching, mentoring and opportunities with corporates, procurers and investors.
Discover the global network of partners collaborating within the EIC Partners catalog by clicking here.