Skolkovo joint call for SMEs

Application period: 31 October 2013 – 28 February 2014

Tekes and Skolkovo (Skolkovo Foundation) are opening the first Finnish-Russian call for SMEs and start-ups.

The call offers Finnish SMEs an outstanding opportunity to start cooperation with Skolkovo's start-up companies. The call for proposals ends on 28 February 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 Skolkovo Further information is available in the funding programme description (pdf).

The call begins on 31 October 2013 and applications must be submitted by 4:15 pm on 28 February 2014 via the Tekes online application service. In the Tekes online application service, the word "Skolkovo" 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:

Further information

Pauli Noronen
Tel. +358 2950 55863
pauli.noronen (at)