Eureka and Montenegro

Montenegrin organisations participating in international R&D projects are eligible for funding through our Network projects and Globalstars programmes. If you are based in Montenegro and seeking funding for an R&D project, your first point of contact is with the Ministry of Science through the Directorate for Innovation and Technological Development. The Ministry of Science supports Montenegrin organisations interested in international collaboration giving them access to expertise and supporting their growth.

  • 0.02M€ RECEIVED ON AVERAGE BY MONTENEGRIN PARTNERS
  • 0.90M€ MOBILISED SINCE 2012 
  • 10 COUNTRIES COOPERATING WITH MONTENEGRO
  • 54 MONTENEGRIN ORGANISATIONS INVOLVED SO FAR

Montenegro offers you

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Partner search

The Directorate 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 the Directorate or consult the Enterprise Europe Network’s (EEN) online database. The Directorate also recommends the Scientific Network’s interactive online system for organisations seeking Montenegrin partners.

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Advice services and support tools

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

The Directorate offers additional support that complements Eureka’s funding programmes, such as its Programme for Supporting Innovative Start-Ups. Additional funding support is also announced in the Directorate's call for Co-financing Scientific Research and Innovation activities.

Montenegro 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

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

    Discover Eurostars
  • Globalstars (funded)

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

    Discover Globalstars
  • Network projects (funded)

    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 Montenegro

  • Ivan Tomović

    Ivan Tomović - Main contact/ National Project Coordinator (NPC)

Contact your national funding body