EIT Food, EIT Climate-KIC, EIT Digital and EIT Manufacturing are looking for twenty scaleups – startups seeing accelerated growth after demonstrating a product-market fit- and innovative SMEs working on new solutions tailored to one or several of the challenges described in the present document for the three sectors: i) food & beverage, ii) agriculture, and iii) utilities and infrastructure. The solution providers can submit their SMART solutions for a maximum of two of the sectorial challenges. Twenty applications will be selected to participate in the Programme, which includes market-oriented training, a 3-months mentoring period. After the mentoring period, the participants will go through competitive events in which 6 companies will have the chance to win 10,000 -12,000 euros in cash. Moreover, 3 companies will be able to receive 30,000 euros for testing their solution with end-users.


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By submitting this application form, I confirm: a. I am a minimum of 18 years of age b. I am able to enter a legal binding contract with EIT Food, EIT Climate or EIT Digital. c. That that the information provided above correctly represents the scope of activities and plans of my organisation. d. That I give consent to processing the application by EIT Climate-KIC, EIT Digital, EIT Food, EIT Manufacturing, BIOAZUL S.L., ATHENA R&D, the CLCs and other collaborators involved in the evaluation process and I am willing to cooperate to provide further information when required. e. That I have review all the relevant GDPR policy: i. EIT Food: ii. EIT Climate KIC: iii. EIT Digital: iv. F6S:,website%20(