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News article2 September 20211 min read

The 5th window of the SME fund is now open. Apply now!

The Ideas Powered for business SME Fund is a €20 million grant scheme helping European small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) access their intellectual property rights.

A European Commission initiative, the SME Fund is implemented by the EUIPO to support businesses in developing their IP strategies and protecting their IP rights, at national, regional or EU level.

The fifth and last phase in 2021 in which SMEs can apply for funding opened on 1 September and will close on 30 September 2021.

You can apply directly via the EUIPO's website.


Publication date
2 September 2021