Eureka and Latvia

Latvian organisations participating in international R&D projects are eligible for funding through our Eurostars programmes. If you are based in Latvia and seeking funding for an R&D project, your first point of contact is with the Ministry of Education and Science through the State Education Development Agency (SEDA/ VIAA). The SEDA/ VIAA supports Latvia organisations interested in international collaboration giving them access to expertise and supporting their growth.

  • 0.04M€ RECEIVED ON AVERAGE BY LATVIAN PARTNERS
  • 11.55M€ MOBILISED SINCE 2000 
  • 31 COUNTRIES COOPERATING WITH LATVIA
  • 362 LATVIAN ORGANISATIONS INVOLVED SO FAR

Latvia offers you

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Partner search

SEDA/ VIAA can help you to find project partners by contacting other national funding bodies in Eureka’s network (consisting of 45 member countries). For more information on how to find international project partners, contact SEDA/ VIAA or consult the Enterprise Europe Network’s (EEN) online database.

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Advice services and support tools

SEDA/ VIAA offers advice and support from concept to commercialisation for organisations collaborating on international R&D projects. SEDA/ VIAA can confirm your organisation’s eligibility, answer questions about the application process and review your proposal before you submit your application.

Latvia funds

  • Clusters

    Industry-driven programmes with thematic communities of experts, large companies, SMEs, universities and research organisations. Collaborate on R&D projects of any size.

    Discover Clusters
  • Eurostars (funded)

    R&D SMEs lead international project consortia and receive national and EU funding to realise their innovation.

    Discover Eurostars
  • Globalstars

    Calls for R&D projects with partners in a specific country outside the Eureka network.

    Discover Globalstars
  • Network projects

    A flexible programme for R&D projects with any technological focus. You can propose or join a project at any time or take part in our regular calls.

    Discover Network projects
  • InvestHorizon (funded)

    Preparing deep tech companies for Series A investment through an accelerator programme (in association with the European Commission).

    Discover InvestHorizon

The programme that interests you isn’t listed as funded? 

We recommend that you get in touch with your national contact to talk about funding options even if a programme is listed as not funded. There might still be funding available.

In the absence of any national funding support, it is still possible to participate in a project by self-funding.

Your contact in Latvia

  • Laura Kunga-Jegere

    Laura Kunga-Jegere - Main contact/ National Project Coordinator (NPC)

Contact your national funding body