On this page you can learn more about the BPI France voucher scheme. BPI is actively seeking French SMEs who can benefit from receiving financial aid towards consultancy support for applications to major research, development and innovation EU funding programmes.

 


Diagnostic Europe

Subsidy: Up to €20,000 (exclusive of tax) / €24,000 (with tax) for 1 contract

Funding Rate: 50% of the invoice covered by BPI (= €10,000 excl / €12,000 incl)

Deadline: Open – A company can only make use of this voucher once.

Consortium: French SMEs (<250 employees) with a strong growth potential and an ambition to develop abroad.

Scope: The aim of this voucher is to encourage French SMEs to participate in EU programmes for Research, Development & Innovation (RDI), such as EIC Pathfinder, Transition and Accelerator. With the help of a consultant, he/she can define the needs, analyse their potential and provide advice with regards to the EIC application.

The consultant should support with:

  • Advice on available EU programmes for RDI financed European Commission
  • Evaluate the companies project and the fit for the EIC programme
  • Support the company with writing the proposal (only for the EIC Full Proposal)

Find about more about BPI France Diagnostic Europe

 


Diagnostic Partenariat Technologique Internationale

Subsidy: Up to €25,000 (exclusive of tax) / €30,000 (with tax) for 1 contract

Funding Rate: 50% of the invoice covered by BPI (= €12,500 excl / €15,000 incl)

Deadline: Open – A company can only make use of this voucher once.

Consortium: French SMEs and companies < 2000 employees that want to collaborate with international partner.

Scope: The aim of this voucher is to encourage French companies to participate in EU programmes for Research, Development & Innovation in collaboration with international partners (Eurostars, Horizon Europe) and bilateral projects (Enterprise Singapore, Taiwan SME Counselling Foundation, etc.).

BPI will cover part of costs for diagnostics and consulting services in relation to an application to an international collaboration programme.

The consultant should support with:

  • Advice on available RDI programmes and international collaborations
  • Assist the company with the first steps towards building collaborations for a RDI project (partner search, negotiation and proposal agreement with partners, legal advice)
  • Support the company with writing the proposal.

Find out more about BPI France Diagnostic Partenariat Technologique Internationale 

 


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