SME Instrument: 969 Phase 2 proposals submitted under April 2016 cut-off
For the second Phase 2 cut-off in 2016 on April 19, EASME received 969 proposals from 36 countries. ICT was the most popular topic with 216 proposals submitted or 22% of the total of applications. It was followed by Low Carbon & Efficient Energy (116 proposals), Transport & Smart Mobility (104) and Nanotechnologies (93).
Most proposals have been submitted by SMEs from Spain, Italy and the United Kingdom. These three countries together initiated about 43% of the applications. 11 proposals were submitted by Austrian SMEs.
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