Pursue your healthcare innovation - apply for Headstart funding


Are you a researcher or student who have registered a company to pursue a business within the health care area? You can now apply for up to 50 000 EUR in Headstart Funding from EIT Health to validate your idea, product or service further.

The EIT Health Headstart Funding Programme provides funding of up to 50 000 EUR to support early stage companies and SMEs in developing new products and services. The purpose of the programme is to shorten time-to-market for innovative products and services, verify the need/benefit of the product/service for users/customers/payers/partners, and to increase the possibility of attracting further private investment.

Application is open. Submission deadline is 16 March 2020.

Follow this link to learn more about the EIT Health Headstart Programme.

Contact and support

If you are interested in applying or would just like more information, please contact Elisabet Gullberg, business advisor at Uppsala University Innovation. We can provide support in the application process and beyond.

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Last modified: 2021-11-26