Webinar: Funding for SMEs in the EU

Are you looking for or need funding for your company or project? Then you have the option of applying for EU funds. But what to look for – and how do you apply? Join the second webinar of ten in the EXCELVING training programme and learn more about EU funding.

As a company, you have the opportunity to apply for grants or support for your projects through funds from the EU. But there are many ways to do it and the funds are often reserved for specific purposes and research areas.

Find your way to the right EU funds

In this webinar, you will get an introduction to which EU grants are available for SMEs and how to start applying. You also have the opportunity to ask the expert questions.

Learn about

  • The EU’s focus on green, healthy, beautiful and inclusive buildings and urban spaces
  • EU funds for companies – target group
  • Criteria for funding – innovation, market, impact
  • Primary programs (e.g. EIC Accelerator, Eurostars, Cascade calls)

Meet the expert

The speaker on this webinar is Siri Raahede Bentzen, EU Consultant at Southern Denmark European Office and associated with Enterprise Europe Network (EEN). Siri is based in Brussels where she during the last 8 years has worked with business, innovation and funding in the EU.


13:00 Welcome by Nanna Broch Mortensen, Project Manager, Danish Life Science Cluster
13:05 Funding for SMEs in the EU by Siri Raahede Bentzen, EU Consultant, Southern Denmark European Office
13:45 Open discussion about EU Funding by Agustí Padrós, Project Manager, Smartech Cluster
14:00 Thank you for joining – see you next time

The webinar is held in English.

A webinar series for SMEs with an international outlook

This webinar is part of the EXCELIVING training programme, which focuses on the knowledge and training needs of SMEs and other cluster members. Through 10 free webinars, you can gain knowledge and inspiration on topics within digitalisation, advanced technologies, management, sustainability and internationalisation.

You can participate in one or more webinars. All webinars can be viewed independently.

Also join Webinar #3: Enhance competitiveness and attract the right talents


The EXCELIVING project focuses on habitats via cross-sectoral dimensions: home automation, welfare technology, lighting, furniture and building materials. In this way, EXCELIVING promotes a holistic perspective on habitat value chains, focusing on elements that have a direct impact on the promotion of healthy, age-friendly and sustainable environments. Read more about EXCELIVING here.

This project has received funding from the European Union’s COSME program under Grant Agreement no. 101037887. The content of this website represents the views of the author only and is his/her sole responsibility; it cannot be considered to reflect the views of the European Commission and/or the European Innovation Council and SMEs Executive Agency (EISMEA) or any other body of the European Union. The European Commission and the Agency do not accept any responsibility for the use that may be made of the information it contains.