EIT Climate-KIC Accelerator for EIT RIS countries
EIT Climate-KIC Accelerator for EIT Regional Innovation Scheme countries

EIT Climate-KIC Accelerator for EIT Regional Innovation Scheme countries

EIT Climate-KIC Start-up Accelerator

EIT Regional Innovation Scheme (RIS) Edition

Open for applications until 3 April 2018

EIT Climate-KIC Accelerator: where great ideas grow into great businesses

The EIT Climate-KIC Accelerator is the only EU accelerator programme focused on climate impact by cleantech commercialisation - now coming to more regions across Europe!

Get access to an extensive international network, great education, intensive coaching and substantial financial support.

This edition of our start-up Accelerator is open for applications for start-ups in the following EIT Regional Innovation Scheme (EIT RIS) countries:

Bulgaria, Cyprus, Estonia, Latvia, Malta, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia

You can also apply if you are from one of the following countries, but you have to make sure that you can attend all compulsory programme components in one of the above nine countries: Croatia, Greece, Lithuania, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro.

What is it all about?

EIT Climate-KIC Accelerator is Europe’s largest cleantech accelerator for early stage startups. It is focused upon getting startups ready for their first investors and customers and helps them scale their business.

EIT Climate-KIC is looking for innovators with breakthrough ideas to counter climate change. If you are an early-stage startup (up to three years) or you are working as a team and want to create a startup based around a new technology or service with high potential for both commercial viability and climate impact, then this is the right place for you!

What is in it for you?
  • Financial support up to 50 000 EUR per team (depending on stage)
  • Expert coaching, pitch training and workshops
  • Mentoring and networking
  • International Bootcamp
  • Access to EIT Climate-KIC partners and network

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