A national webinar for Austrian applicants, organised by the FFG took place on 29 September 2022, shortly after the Xecs Call 2 Launch. The participants were able to get to know more about the calls for projects of the Eureka clusters Xecs (Electronic Components and Systems) and SMART (Advanced Manufacturing), conditions of participation and projects outlines submission etc.
About FFG target and funding
The FFG is targeting small and medium-sized companies that can apply for cash grants of up to 60/50% respectively via FFG basic programs, as well as large enterprises that can receive a funding mix of up to 50% of the project costs. Research institutions can be involved as third-party providers.
Alternatively, Eureka cluster projects can also be funded via the FFG’s thematic programs.
More about FFG here.