Obtaining proof-of-concept is often essential for continued development and to attract interested partners or additional capital. The Proof-of-Concept fund is specifically for obtaining technical feasibility of ideas. The fund is solely intended to demonstrate proof-of-concept and cannot be applied to support corporate and personnel costs.
- Funding by loan, risk sharing
- Maximum 100 thousand euros
- Repayment is dependent on technical and commercial success
- Available for SMEs developing intellectual property licensed from RUG or UMCG
- Fields of life sciences and energy