MPO will support SMEs with infrastructure for research

Published: 29.05.2023 Related countries:  Japan Japan

The Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Czech Republic has announced the first call Potential under the Operational Programme Technology and Applications for Competitiveness 2021-2027 (OPTAK).

It is intended for small and medium-sized enterprises and companies with a medium market capitalisation with infrastructure for research and development. Up to CZK 1bn is available under the call for proposals for the establishment or development of industrial research, development and innovation centres, such as the acquisition of new machinery, equipment and other facilities. Support is also available for investment in buildings. Applications for funding will be accepted by the Agency for Enterprise and Innovation from June 2 to September 25, 2023.