Mio. Euro of EU funding acquired in 2023
project proposals submitted in 2023
consultations carried out in 2023


We know all the important innovation and research programmes at European, national and regional levels. Based on your requirements and current innovation level, we will find the right funding instrument for you.

Our EU ConForM service package

Whether it's choosing the right funding programme, submitting an application or implementing a project, we pave the way to EU funding for you. Depending on your needs we can conceptualise, formulate and manage your innovation projects. We can also identify and connect you to suitable international partners and ensure an effective transfer of the project actions to  market.

  • Are you looking for funding for your idea?

    We know all the important innovation and research programmes at European, national and regional levels. Based on your requirements and current innovation level, we will find the right funding instrument for you.

  • Are you looking for help with your application?

    Conceptualisation, structuring the project plan and formulation of the application are important steps paving the way towards the submission of your application to the European Commission. We can undertake each of these steps for you, including submission,  clarifying any questions and queries you may have along the way.

  • Do you need support with project implementation?

    Administrative and financial project management

    Are you already carrying out international projects? We are happy to support you through undertaking the  administrative and financial  management elements of your project, as well as in the organisation of consortium meetings.

    International Marketing, Communication and Public Relations

    Steinbeis Europa Zentrum is currently responsible for international communication and public relations in over 30 EU projects. We take care of cross-media publication and dissemination of project activities and results, as well as consultation with the European Commission and intercultural exchange within consortia. We are skilled in understanding the communications and social media landscape, from user experience and customer journey development, through to brand development and delivery. We can ensure your project is seen by those who need to.

    Knowledge management, exploitation of project results and technology transfer

    As an official IPR Help Desk Ambassador of the EU, Steinbeis Europa Zentrum offers you concrete solutions on how to better protect your intellectual property. We provide support in knowledge management and, through our international networks, we enable you to undertake sound technology observations.

    We support you with business plans and market assessments, find suitable licensing partners and regulate access rights. As a partner in the Enterprise Europe Network and in many other international networks, we put you in contact with strategic partners and offer you access to cooperation exchanges.

    Gendered Innovation Check

    We can also offer you a Gendered Innovation Check. The inclusion of gender and diversity in research and innovation projects in Horizon Europe is a prerequisite for a successful application. Considering the impact on and expectations of the target groups , enables projects to be more successfully evaluated and implemented. In addition to the Gendered Innovation Check, we offer services for  supporting women to network in business and research.

Success Stories EU-fundingRead more about our successfull clients

Optimised friction welding with the project RECLAIM, Foto: Harm& Wende GmbH & Co KG

13 million euros boosting circular economy in the manufacturing industry

Success Story
MANN+HUMMEL's Filter Square air cleaners reduce fine dust pollution in subway stations, Foto: MANN+HUMMEL

Steinbeis Europa Zentrum supported MANN+HUMMEL GmbH in its innovation and transformation projects

Success Story

12 million euros for the production of white phosphorus through sewage sludge recycling

Success Story

    What our customers say

    • „We would like to thank Steinbeis Europa Zentrum, which supported our project idea and turned it into an EU application. This was an extraordinary help. Steinbeis brought together the expertise of the consortium partners with ease and facilitated a successful submission to the EU.“

      Dr. Claudia Reule, Head of Global Clinical Research, Wörwag Pharma GmbH & Co.KG
    • „With the support of Steinbeis Europa Zentrum, we were able to successfully submit a proposal for the EIC Accelerator Pilot - SME Instrument and received the desired funding.“

      Philipp Engelkamp, Managing Director and Co-Founder INERATEC GmbH
    • „We submitted a funded experiment in just two weeks. The collaboration was very efficient and goal-oriented.“

      Carlo Fitz, COO Arculus GmbH
    • „The colleagues at Steinbeis Europa Zentrum are strong partners for us in questions of communication, exploitation and project management. They kept our backs clear so that we could concentrate on research and development work and they make an excellent contribution to the development of exploitation strategies for our new technologies and pilot plants.“

      Professor Dr. Carlo Burkhardt, Institute for Strategic Technology and Precious Metals, Pforzheim University of Applied Sciences

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