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Supporting sustainable development

The objective of the programme is to support business cooperation between Estonia and Norway in the fields of Green Industry Innovation, ICT and Welfare Technology. The programme aims to increase the competitiveness and decrease environmental impact.

Name
Norway Grants ‘Green ICT’ programme 2014-2021
Maximum grant
1 250 000
Self-financing
minimum 50%
Total grant amount
21 000 000
Status
Closed
Difficulty level

main target of the grant?

  • The grant is targeted to companies registered in Estoniawith no more than 25% public ownership.
  • Eligible project partners are legal entities established in Estonia or Norway, such as companies, non-profit associations, associations, universities, clusters etc.
  • Bilateral cooperation projects between Estonian and Norwegian companies are preferred. Enterprise Estonia and Innovation Norway assist companies in finding new partners by hosting networking, matchmaking and other partnership events.
  • The implementation of the projects is in accordance with the requirements and obligations of state aid.

support is granted to projects

whose activities contribute to at least one of these two focus areas:

grants

What is the objective of the grant?

To increase the competitiveness of Estonian companies by fostering cooperation between Estonia and Norway.

decrease in CO2 emissions and energy

Increased profit

Creation of new jobs

Evaluation of applications

Evaluation process

February–March 2022

Each project is evaluated by 2-4 experts.

35%
Impact of the planned solution in terms of meeting the goals of the programme
25%
Market potential and sustainability of the solution
30%
Organizational capability of the applicant and partners and quality of project preparation
10%
Additional criterion for projects with Norwegian partners: focus on cooperation with Norwegian partners

Issue a contract

Awarding of grant

The evaluation of the projects will conclude by the end of March 2022. In April, eligible applicants shall be contracted. After that, the project promoter can implement the activities.

The period for project implementation is 01 May 2022-30 April 2024.

How to apply?

Evaluation process

February–March 2022

Each project is evaluated by 2-4 experts.

35%
Impact of the planned solution in terms of meeting the goals of the programme
25%
Market potential and sustainability of the solution
30%
Organizational capability of the applicant and partners and quality of project preparation
10%
Additional criterion for projects with Norwegian partners: focus on cooperation with Norwegian partners

Awarding of grant

The evaluation of the projects will conclude by the end of March 2022. In April, eligible applicants shall be contracted. After that, the project promoter can implement the activities.

The period for project implementation is 01 May 2022-30 April 2024.

Assist for applicant

Anari Lilleoja
Green ICT Programme Manager
Programme, grant, consultations for companies
+372 627 9452
Anari.Lilleoja@eas.ee

Kersti Kuusksalu
Project manager
Events
+372 627 9720
Kersti.Kuusksalu@eas.ee

Information of receival of the grant must be publicly available. The method of information and communication depends on the project’s grant rate and whether the project involves partners from Norway.

Regulation

Find more information about the previous projects and the grants they received here:

List on financed projects
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