of the Usti Region
A grant programme with sums of up to 120,000 CZK earmarked for companies in the Usti Region developing an innovative solution in collaboration with a research organisation.
APPLICATIONS FOR 2017 NOW CLOSED. See the list of supported companies.
Who the vouchers are for
Companies, self-employed individuals, and entrepreneurs from the Usti Region. You have a product or service and need to improve it. You’re looking for a research organisation to help you develop an innovative solution or test a product and measure its properties...An innovation voucher is a one-off grant supporting collaboration between the region’s entrepreneurs and research organisations. It’s designed to strengthen R&D activities and foster innovation, thus increasing the value added to the region’s economy.
What you get
- A grant of up to 120,000 CZK or a maximum of 85% of eligible project costs
- A partner in a research organisation for your project and long-term collaboration
Examples include design, modelling, optimisation of methods and processes, development of materials, devices, and prototypes, software and hardware development, testing, measuring, etc.See the projects approved in 2015.
Programme conditions, documents for download
Applications for 2017 closed on Feb. 26
Finding a partner
Do you need to discuss your business plan? Do you need a partner for your project? Contact Miroslav Cingl. We regularly organise seminars on the innovation vouchers, during which we also help match companies with suitable research organisations. Follow our Events.
GALLERY – photos from the “Quick Innovation Date” matching event during an innovation voucher seminar.