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RVO MIT: R&D-samenwerkingsprojecten

MKB-Innovatiestimulering Regio en Topsectoren (MIT) is part of The Netherlands Enterprise Agency that supports entrepreneurs, NGOs, knowledge institutions and organisations. They aim to improve entrepreneurship and collaboration in the Netherlands and abroad.

 

What is the MIT: R&D programme?

MIT: R&D-Samenwerkingsprojecten is specifically targeted for collaborative small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) developing innovative products, production process or services. The R&D-Samenwerkingsprojecten programme is divided into small and large R&D collaborations, with the total MIT R&D samenwerkingsprojecten budget of €3,055,625 divided as follows:

  • R&D collaboration (small) €1,527,813
  • R&D collaboration (large) €1,527,812

Below you can find information on each part of the R&D collaboration projects, followed by information regarding consortium requirements and the scope of the MIT R&D projects.

MIT R&D Klein (Small)

Subsidy: €50,000- €200,000

Funding rate: 35% (Max €100,000 per participant, max 70% for one participant)

Deadline: Open 1 June- 9 September 2021

Project duration: 2 years

MIT R&D Groot (Large)

Subsidy: €200,000- €350,000

Funding rate: 35% (Max €175,000 per participant, max 70% for one participant)

Deadline: Open 1 June- 9 September 2021

Project duration: 2 years

General information

Consortium: A consortium needs to consist of a minimum of 2 and maximum of 4 SMEs. Only Dutch SMEs are eligible for funding. Other (foreign) partners can participate at own expense.

Scope: The project consists of industrial research and/or experimental development. Requests are evaluated according to the following criteria:

  • Technological renewal or substantial new uses of an existing product, product, process, or service;
  • Economic value creation for participants in the MIT-R&D cooperation, in the relevant top sectors, or the Dutch economy;
  • The quality of R&D cooperation, reflecting at least the level of complementarity of the participants, the capacities of the participants and the quality of the project organization;
  • Combinations of sectors that are not conventional.

Activities covered: Really early R&D activities concerning:

  • Industrial research
  • Experimental development

Additional Information:

  • MIT R&D Groot is available for every region.
  • A company is allowed to have multiple MIT R&D partnerships for different projects.

 

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About RVO

RvO – The Netherlands Enterprise Agency supports entrepreneurs, NGOs, knowledge institutions and organisations. They are a government agency which operates under the auspices of the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy. Its activities are commissioned by the various Dutch ministries and the European Union.

RVO aims to improve entrepreneurship and collaboration in the Netherlands and abroad. RVO provides a diverse portfolio of Research and Development grants, tax schemes and loans. RVO is also the National Contact Point for many European funding programmes.

Visit the RVO website for more information.

 


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