Tekes funding for SMEs

We offer funding for small and medium-sized enterprises that are aiming at the international markets or looking to expand their international business. Below you can find out, how Tekes can be part of your growth.

SME's are companies that
employ less than 250 people and whose turnover is max. €50 M
or balance sheet
max. €43 M.

Investigate your market,icon
develop organisation

Develop leadership and organisation, and map out the export markets.

innovation capabilities

Get the best possible expertise for developing innovation activities in your business.

Develop successful icon
products and services

Accelerate research and development and confirm the functionality of your innovation.

trade fairs

Participate in international trade fairs with a business group.

Export group

Promote your exports in cooperation with other SMEs.

Get in touch

Find the right funding service

Introduce your business plan via a secure online form. We will be in touch in a week.

Team Finland Customer Service

Tel. +358 2950 20510, weekdays 9 am to 4 pm

Advice about Tekes and Team Finland services for companies seeking to grow in the export markets.

Tekes advisers

If you have received funding from Tekes in the past, you can also get in direct touch with your contact person at Tekes.


Market knowledge and networks

Using Tekes services, you can create contacts in Finland and abroad, and gain information in support of business development.

Market Access Programicon

Get a tailor-made market entry plan from business professionals who are doing MBA degree in world's top universities

Future Watchicon
of the export markets

The Tekes and Team Finland network provide companies with information on new business opportunities around the world.

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Tekes programmes

Cooperate with cutting-edge companies and research groups. Participate in networking events and trips.

SMEs' experiences on Tekes' funding services