Finnish-Russian call for SMEs
Tekes and FASIE (the Foundation for Assistance to Small Innovative Enterprises) are opening the 4th call for proposals for SME companies in Finland and Russia.
The call offers Finnish SMEs an outstanding opportunity to start cooperation with Russian companies. The call for proposals ends on 15 January 2014.
Cooperation projects must include at least one company from each country. The goal is to launch market-oriented research and development projects that develop innovative products and services. The Finnish participant is funded by Tekes and the Russian party by FASIE. Further information about the joint application notice (pdf).
The call begins on 15 October 2013 and the applications must be submitted by 4:15 pm on 15 January 2014 via the Tekes online application service. In the Tekes online application service, the word "FASIE" should be added to the applications in the section Project details > Basic information > Is the application associated with another entity.
In addition to the required attachments to the funding application, the applicant must supply the following:
- A project plan (jointly with the Russian partner), the template is available here in Finnish or English (docx)
- Consent for disclosure of information (docx)
Tel. +358 2950 29042
sari.federley (at) tekes.fi