Eureka Eurostars 2024

Eureka Eurostars is a programme to develop and market innovative products, processes or services.

SMEs, research centres and universities from 37 countries associated with the EUREKA network can participate in projects that do not exceed 36 months.

This programme is also known as «Eureka Eurostars» o «Eureka Eurostars 3».

Assess the following statements to find out if this program is right for you. 


I have an innovative and disruptive idea that will surpass the state of the art.



I have an innovative and disruptive idea that will surpass the state of the art.



We form the ideal consortium, of at least two independent entities, to develop the proposed solution.



The consortium is represented by entities from at least two Eurostars countries, and with at least one entity from an EU country or a country associated with Horizon Europe.



The project will last a maximum of 36 months.



At least 50% of the total budget will be distributed among the SMEs of the consortium. While no participant (or country) will monopolize more than 70% of the budget.


Let’s get together Eureka Eurostars this 2024


Eurostars deadlines:

April 13th, 2023 (Open from February 10th, 2023). CLOSED

– September 14th, 2023 (Open from July 14th, 2023)

TRL start – end

Consortium of 2 or more partners

Independent entities from 37 countries

TRL start – end

TRL 5 to TRL 9


Several key elements (intensity, maximal grant, eligible costs) depend on the country of every partner in the project, e.g., a Spanish SME can expect an Intensity of 60% and a grant of up to 400.000€.

How to apply

On the platform here.  


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