The European Institutions have developed a range of financial grants covering Innovation and SME development through different programme calls:

European governments are also supporting at a national or regional level (Belgium, France, UK...) the development of innovative products and high potential companies on a global scale.


CBO Consulting provides expertise in the programme search but moreover supports the preparation of the application through a detailed strategic analysis and the construction of business plans.


We build up the applications closely with our clients, explaining and advocating their cases in writing, helping to find partners and caring about all the administrative aspects of the submission:

H2020 SME Instrument: SME-dedicated funding programme supporting high-potential innovations under the H2020's sections Societal Challenges and Leadership in Enabling and Industrial Technologies. 
H2020 Fast Track to Innovation: funding action promoting close-to-the-market innovation activities that is open to all types of participants in any area of technology or application.
Eureka-eurostars: joint programme between EUREKA and the European Commission supporting international innovative projects led by R&D-performing SMEs
EIF-EIB InnovFin: joint initiative launched by the European Investment Bank Group (EIB and EIF) and European Commission. InnovFin consists of a series of financing tools and advisory services offered to support innovative investments from the smallest to the largest enterprise.

Case structuring

Innovation assessment

Strategic analysis

Business plan

Project budget

Screening of funding opportunities

Eligibility check

Choise of the programme call

Identification of potential partners

Project definition

Administrative registration

Proposal writing

Tasks split between partners

Preparation of the submission

Application preparation


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