"On a champion's journey, funding is the key"

We want to support you at every stage of your growth journey with the right opportunities so that your ideas and projects can blossom. Over the years, we became leaders in cascade funding by distributing over €100 million equity-free and we are now developing other strong funding capabilities through partnerships with corporate players and the setting up of VC services. Wait no longer and dive into our Money Box.

What we can do for you

It’s all in the Box

€100M under management

€7 million of VC funds

43 programmes

We fund deep tech innovators

We already enabled 550 champion organisations, startups and SMEs in particular, to take off through equity-free funding opportunities. Want to be the next one?

You have built a user-verified prototype with a clearly defined technological competitive advantage? Our FundingBox Deep Tech Fund can support you on the path to scalability and internationalisation.

We accelerate your growth

You are the visionaries of your industry. We matchmake you with corporations that are leaders in their business sector so that together through a tailor-made acceleration programme you can unlock solutions to specific industry challenges.

Our funding

opportunities

SCORE

FundingBox has teamed up with Real Madrid Next to scouting for scalable businesses, leading-edge technologies and resourceful entrepreneurs in the sports-tech industry.

eSSIF-Lab

The Next Generation Internet initiative offers up to €155,000 to innovators in order to develop technical enhancements and extensions of the eSSIF-Lab’s Self-Sovereign Identity (SSI) Framework.
Deadline: 30 June 2021

SMART4ALL

For innovators in Low-Energy Computing, IoT, CPS

Target: Consortia composed of academia, SMEs, and tech providers with proposals on Low-Energy Computing Tech.

Main benefit: €80,000 equity-free

Deadline: 1 March 2021

PULSATE

Open Call for SMEs and slightly bigger companies

Target: SMEs and slightly bigger companies working on Laser-based Additive and Advanced Manufacturing.

Main benefit: up to €150,000

Deadline: 22 April 2021

RIMA Network

Robotics for Inspection and Maintenance.

Target: Robotic SMEs.

Main Benefit: RIMA supports robotics I&M applications with grants up to € 150K (duration up to 14 months, amount per consortium).

Deadline: 17 March 2021

BOWI

Open Call for Mature DIHs

Target: Mature DIHs

Main benefit: Up to €60,000 funding; media exposure; networking opportunities

Deadline: 1 September 2021

Change2Twin

Open Call for SME & mid-caps

Target: Manufacturning SMEs and mid-caps

Main benefit: full assessment on digital twinning prototypes with DIH

Deadline: 29 March 2021

WeldGalaxy

For all innovators in Arc Welding

Target: SMEs and MidCaps innovating in the arc welding sector

Main benefit: €100,000 equity-free

Deadline: 29 April 2021

NGI Assure

Open Call for Technical R&D projects

Target: Technical R&D projects

Main benefit: €50,000 equity-free + Financial, technical and business support

Deadline: 1 April 2021

Tech Match

For EU tech startups who received cascade funds

Target: EU tech startups (FundingBox alumni)

Main benefit: Technical and Business support, relevant partnerships

Deadline: 31 March 2021

SCORE

FundingBox has teamed up with Real Madrid Next to scouting for scalable businesses, leading-edge technologies and resourceful entrepreneurs in the sports-tech industry.

eSSIF-Lab

The Next Generation Internet initiative offers up to €155,000 to innovators in order to develop technical enhancements and extensions of the eSSIF-Lab’s Self-Sovereign Identity (SSI) Framework.
Deadline: 04 January 2021

SMART4ALL

For innovators in Low-Energy Computing, IoT, CPS.

Target: Consortia composed of academia, SMEs, and tech providers with proposals on Low-Energy Computing Tech.

Main benefit: €80,000 equity-free

Launch date: 1 March 2021

PULSATE

Open Call for SMEs and slightly bigger companies

Target: SMEs and slightly bigger companies working on Laser-based Additive and Advanced Manufacturing.

Main benefit: up to €150,000

Deadline: 22 April 2021

RIMA Network

Robotics for Inspection and Maintenance.

Target: SMEs.

Main Benefit: 8.1M€ for SMEs

Launch date: 15 December 2020

BOWI

Open Call for Mature DIHs

Target: Mature DIHs

Main benefit: Up to €60,000 funding; media exposure; networking opportunities

Deadline: 1 September 2021

Change2Twin

Open Call for SME & mid-caps

Target: Manufacturning SMEs and mid-caps

Main benefit: full assessment on digital twinning prototypes with DIH

Deadline: 29 March 2021

WeldGalaxy

For all innovators in Arc Welding

Target: SMEs and Mid-Caps innovating in the arc welding sector

Main benefit: €100,000 equity-free

Launch date: 15 February 2021

NGI Assure

Open Call for Technical R&D projects

Target: Technical R&D projects

Main benefit: €50,000 equity-free + Financial, technical and business support

Deadline: 1 April 2021

Tech Match

For EU tech startups who received cascade funds

Target: EU tech startups (FundingBox alumni)

Main benefit: Technical and Business support, relevant partnerships

Deadline: 31 March 2021

Our funding

programmes

Accelerating startups in robotics

Accelerating startups in smart mobility

Accelerating startups in smart manufacturing, content, cities and agrifood

20 accelerated champions

€4M of funds distributed

60 accelerated champions

€2M of funds distributed

28 accelerated champions

€3M of funds distributed

What they say about us

SITUM

“The funding gave us some ressources to develop our technology in a more scalable way. It also paved the way for our internationalisation.”

eBot7

“Through IMPACT Growth, the acceleration programme led by FundingBox, we were able to meet many corporations that later became our clients.”