Eligibility criteria

Our Network projects programme has limited eligibility criteria for joining a consortium and you can participate in an R&D project even if you are not eligible to receive any funding:

  • Your project idea must represent cooperation in the form of a specific project.
  • The project must be directed at researching or developing a product, process or service.
  • The project must have a civilian purpose.
  • Your consortium must include at least two independent legal entities from at least two Eureka countries.

The NRC has additional criteria for projects to be eligible to receive funding.  

    • Your organisation must be a small and medium-sized enterprise in Canada, incorporated and profit-oriented.
    • Your organisation must have 500 or less full-time equivalent employees.
    • You must have the objective to grow and generate profits through development and commercialisation of innovative, technology-driven new or improved products, services, or processes in Canada.