SoTecIn Factory has a 3.3 Million EUR fund available to support tech-driven, social innovations in food, water & nutrients, textiles and plastics & packaging industry value chains
In 2023, the project launched its first round of Open Call for social innovators. The Open calls will award 50 European individuals and organisations with up to 15,000 EUR for their ideas. From this group, 30 innovators will engage in a pre-market technological demonstration with up to 85,000 EUR of additional funding support.
Besides the equity-free funding up to 100,000 EUR, the innovators will benefit from:
- Direct support and guidance from a pool of mentors for pre-market technological demonstration of their solutions as social ventures
- Access to specialized and qualified resources within various disciplines and technologies for social entrepreneurship
- The chance to solve concrete challenges based on one of the circular project Missions and collaborate closely with industry partners, creating real impact in terms of resilience and sustainability.
- Participation in the design of new business models and in visibility actions that will foster the wide industry and market uptake of more resilient and inclusive tech-social innovations.
Don’t miss a thing. Make sure to follow us on social media and to subscribe to the project newsletter.