ECN, with its consortium partners in Blockpool.eu, is looking for 25 SMEs that will adopt and deploy Blockchain and other Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) based solutions. The Application phase for the OPEN CALL closes on 26 of February!
What we will fund
Blockpool.eu will select 25 promising proposals led by SMEs to enroll into an acceleration programme for testing and validating new Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technologies (BDLTs) with a close to market and commercialization focus in sectors such as:
- Financial & Insurance Services
- Industrial Products, Agriculture & Manufacturing
- Energy, Utilities & Raw Materials
- Transport & Logistics
- Government & Smart Cities
- Retail, Consumer & Media
- Social Good
Blockpool will invest some €750,000 into selected SMEs, who will receive co-funding of up to 30.000 EUR for the development of services/applications that present a clear societal and economic value. We especially seek proposals having a cross-border component.
European SME are invited to submit their application (consisting of three parts, including a technical description limited to 10 pages) via the Blockpool.eu website or per email. The best proposals will be selected based on an independent expert evaluation.
Who can apply?
Any European SME active in the above industry sectors that seeks to implement a BDLT based solution. SMEs can involve technology suppliers or DLT specialists in their proposal.
What is the expected outcome?
A product, service or business model that is ready for commercialization. SMEs must show within their application, that the project outcome will lead to a refinement of the business plan including a clear strategy how the product/service/business model will be launched on the market.
More information: https://blockpool.eu/open-call/