funding opportunities in france

Find here a repository of the main funding programs, at national level. 

France 2030
Description : France 2030 is an investment program with 30 billion euros over 5 years, that aims to develop industrial competitiveness and future technologies. Project must fit with one of the 10 objectives identified. Specific objectives are to foster ecological transition and support the transition of some sectors of excellence (energy, automotive, aeronautics and space).

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Description : Concours I-Nov aims to foster the emergence of innovative SMEs with the potential to become world leaders in their field.

Typology of activites supported : It allows the co-financing of research, development and innovation projects. Only single-partner projects are funded.

Grant amont : Between €1M and €5M

Project duration : between 12 and 36 months

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Concours I-DEMO
Description : Concours I-DEMO aims to develop industrial companies in emerging markets that create value and competitiveness for French economy and contribute to energy, ecological and digital transitions.

Typology of activites supported : This program supports the development of highly innovative, high value-added products or services in order to strengthen the French scientific and technological base. It also supports industrial or pre-industrial scale demonstrators of innovations at an advanced stage of development (prototype in a representative environment, pilot lines).

Grant amont : Mix (Grant/Recoverable Advance)

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Appels à projets PME by EMC2 / Call for proposals SME by EMC2
Description : Program opened to SMEs from Pays de la Loire and Brittany regions to support innovative collaborative projects in the field of manufacturing technologies that aim to produce better, cleaner, connected, together and local. Launched on a yearly basis. Managed by EMC2.

Typology of activites supported : Collaborative R&D project involving at least one SME and a research institution/technical center.

Grant amont : Projects Between €200k and 1billion

Duration : 24 months

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