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Energy cost grant
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EIC Pathfinder

With the EIC Pathfinder, high risks due to research work can be avoided. This funding is divided into the Open and the Challenges program.


EIC PATHFINDER OPEN supports early-stage development of future technologies (e.g., various activities at low technology maturity levels 1-4) based on high-risk/reward research that enables technology breakthroughs (including “deep tech”). This research must form the basis of the technology you are pursuing. Consortia of at least three different independent legal entities located in at least three different eligible countries. Basic application requirements:

Consistency with the program’s gatekeepers:

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Long-term vision: 

Long-term vision: How compelling is the vision of a radically new technology that has the potential to have a transformative positive impact on our economy and society?
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Scientific and technical breakthrough:

How specific, novel, and ambitious is the proposed scientific and technological breakthrough in terms of the state of the art? What progress does it bring on the way to realizing the targeted technology?
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How specific and plausible are the proposed objectives? To what extent are the high-risk, high-benefit research approach and methodology appropriate to achieve them?
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How relevant is the interdisciplinary approach from traditionally distant disciplines to achieving the proposed breakthrough?

EIC Pathfinder Open Budget: 168M€
Grant of up to €3 million. The funding rate of this grant is 100% of the eligible costs.

Deadline for submission: June 15, 2022, October 5, 2022.



aim to build on new, breakthrough directions in science and technology to transform a field and market or create new opportunities by realizing innovative technological solutions based on high-risk, high-benefit research and development.


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Javier Calvet is a founding member and managing director. He is responsible for the international grants area.

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Mario is Spaniard and joined the team in Vienna in 2022. He is responsible for the business development in Germany, Austria and Switzerland through the different European funding programs we work with.
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