Federal Gazette from 09.12.2015
Subject of the funding programme
The object of funding is high-risk industrial research and pre-competitive development projects that are cross-technological and application-oriented. These R&D1 projects must be attributable to the “Research for Sustainable Development (FONA³)” framework program and be of significance for the company’s positioning in the market. The main objective of BMBF funding is to strengthen the position of SMEs in the accelerated transfer of technology from the pre-competitive field to practical application.
Funding is provided for R&D projects in the following areas, each with exemplary questions:
Evaluation deadlines for project outlines are April 15 and October 15.
Further information can be found at: