Category Archives: SME Instrument

SME Instrument results: 3146 projects ask for funding

The fourth SME Instrument cut-off for 2015 closed this year’s application run, ending the year with proof of a growing success as the number of proposals tops 3146. Information about the SME instrument results here.   For the 25 November cut-off, EASME received 2056 proposals for Phase 1. Most proposals concern ICT, followed by innovative… Read More »

Are you a SME?

In order to apply for SME support, it is important to identify those criteria that define which enterprise is considered micro, small and medium size. The SMEs in Europe constitute the 99% of companies, meaning 23 million of SMEs, employing 75 million of people: they are the backbone of the European economy. For this reason,… Read More »