This innovation call supports the development of local healthcare projects in the EIT Regional Innovation Scheme (RIS) region.
The programme aims to bridge the funding gap in moderately progressing EU regions, as well as to support you in the proof-of-concept phase and to guide you in your EIT Health innovation journey. It offers access to funding, mentoring, training services, and networking opportunities.
EIT Health RIS Innovation Call is a unique support programme for innovative proof-of-concept projects in the healthcare sector born in countries considered moderate or modest innovators. The consortia behind the chosen innovations will be granted funding of up to EUR 75 000 for further development of their breakthrough product or solution, mentoring, participation in the tailor-made Bootcamp, and access to potential investors and partners through EIT Health
Who should apply?
This programme is open to all legal entities such as business organisations, academic, research and healthcare institutions that:
- are registered in an EIT RIS Country: Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, and Slovenia,
- have a healthcare innovation project in proof-of-concept phase by CIMIT within our four focus areas (mobile applications that are not integrated within a complex product/service/project are not eligible),
- has a collaboration of at least two legal partners within the same country, where business and academic or research or healthcare institutions are represented as partners.
The submission deadline is on 12 October, 2022.
Join RIS Innovation Call 2023 Webinar!
Receive an introduction to the programme, go over the application form in detail, get tips and tricks on how to submit your proposal, and have your questions answered by our programme team. The webinar takes place on 14 September 2022 at 11:00 am CET.
RIS Innovation Training
The RIS Innovation Training 2022 is also open for registration. Priority will be given to candidates who applied to EIT Health RIS Innovation Call 2022 and scored a minimum of 80 points but have not received funding. The training will be held on 12 and 19 September 2022.