EUIPO Ideas Powered for Business SME Fund - window 3 opens
The Ideas Powered for Business SME Fund is a European Commission initiative implemented by the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) and national IP Offices to financially support European small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). Two types of service are available under the scheme.
Beneficiaries can receive 50% off the basic application fees of national, regional and EU trade marks and designs.
From 1 May 2021, the Intellectual Property Office of Ireland (IPOI) will begin to offer Irish SMEs and micro enterprises the possibility of obtaining 75% off the cost of an IP pre-diagnostic service (IP scan).
Each SME can be reimbursed up to a maximum of EUR 1,500.
Further details are available on the Support and Resources for Business page of the IPOI website.