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.

Malta Enterprise has additional criteria for projects to be eligible to receive funding.

  • The duration of the project may not exceed 36 months.
  • No single participating company should be responsible for more than 70% of the project costs.
  • Maltese project participants must be able to support their portion of the project costs.
  • Large companies must be in a consortium with an SME.
  • Universities and research organisations must fund at least 10% of the project costs in order to participate.