EPO calls


EPO call IS KNOW CLOSED



RESTRICTED Call for Expression of Interest for the blue MSMEs/Start-ups - beneficiaries of Innovation Vouchers in receiving financial support to apply for a European Patent.

The objective of the Call is to support blue companies (MSMEs/start-ups), already awarded with the 4helix+ innovation vouchers from the 8 Pilot regions, in the process of applying for patent protection of results achieved during the 6 months implementation period of the projects financed with the 4helix+ transnational Innovation Voucher. The opportunity is offered to up to eight (8) blue MSMEs/Start-ups out of the forty-eight (48) beneficiaries of the Innovation Vouchers already awarded in the framework of 4helix+ Voucher Scheme listed in the official ranking lists published in the 4helix+ Cyberspace can be seen here.

Each MSME/Start-up selected in the framework of this Call will have the opportunity to receive a consulting service of a value up to 3.500,00€, financed by 4helix+ project, in order to apply for a European Patent to the European Patent Office.

Only one blue MSME/Start-up from each pilot area will be selected for being supported in the framework of this Call.


Please read carefully the text of the Call and Annexes before applying:

→ View or download the text of the Call here

→ View or download the annexes of the Call here