Selection of financial support instruments available for your digitalisation projects this Summer


Summer has just started and it is tempting to take us more time to relax from routine. Despite that, we have a wide range of funding opportunities that you can secure this Summer and elevate your business to the next level. Submit application before you leave for vacation and receive funding for your next digital journey.

KYKLOS 4.0 is promoting the transition towards a digital and green economy – this is a key to a strong and sustainable European industry. If you are an SME or an industrial entity, join KYKLOS 4.0 open call and received funding for innovative solutions to improve digital manufacturing processes. Funding available – up to 150 000 Eur. Application deadline 30th of June. More information.

Take your part in the DIH Squared open call and receive up to 248 000 Eur in equity-free funding for robotics manufacturing solutions. The DIH Squared initiative is supporting innovative solutions and fresh ideas that enhance manufacturing in SMEs through the use of robotics. It will fund up to 15 qualifying technology transfer experiments. Application deadline 30th of June. More information.

DIGITbrain open call supports digital twin application experiments for manufacturing SMEs. Funding available – up to 100 000 Eur. Application deadline 30th of June. More information.

IMPACT EdTech open call is dedicated for startups and SME turning their ideas into digital education market-ready products. Up to 17 applicants will get a chance to participate in the nine-months programme to fast-track their product. Funding available – up to 197 388 Eur. Application deadline 30th of June. More information.

ELISE’s first open call is looking for SMEs and startups in Artificial Intelligence field. 16 selected companies will enter a six-months programme and receive a lump sum of up to 60 000 Eur in funding to develop services or applications with AI & Machine Learning technology. Application deadline 1st of July. More information.

NGI eSSIF-Lab has 2 open calls open until 7th of July. Both open calls are aiming to attract developers of self-sovereign identity (SSI) solutions. Applicants selected via business-oriented call will earn up to 106 000 Eur funding, business and technical support during an eight-month acceleration programme. More Information. Applicants selected via infrastructure-oriented open call will earn up to 155 000 Eur funding to develop open-source components. More information.

BetterFactory is calling all manufacturing companies, artists and tech suppliers willing to enter new markets and become more innovative! Funding available – up to 200 000 Eur. Application deadline 15th of July. More information.

DIH World financial instrument will support 35 SME-driven experiments from EU. Experiments should be aiming to install digitalisation solutions for SMEs in manufacturing sector. Each experiment will receive financial aid of up to 95 000 Eur. Application deadline 15th of July. More information.

New acceleration program in Lithuania starts this summer!  Baltics & Slovakia ClimAccelerator is looking for climate-positive and innovative startups! If you work for a startup involved in the fight against climate change, this is your chance to secure up to 10 000 in funding, mentoring, coaching, networking and much more! Application deadline 15th of August. More information.

Also, you can contact Sunrise Valley DIH for a consultation.