MIT-Scheme (SME Innovation Promoting Region and Topsectors)



Innovative SMEs could apply for a subsidy in 20`20 through the SME Innovation Stimulation Scheme Topsectors (MKB Innovatiestimuleringsregeling Topsectoren). This subsidy scheme is open until 10 September 2020, 17:00 hours.

The following MIT tools were included:

  • Knowledge Vouchers: a ' voucher ' with which an SME entrepreneur can have a knowledge question answered by a knowledge-based institution.
  • Feasibility Projects: mapping technical and economic risks and opportunities for the desired innovation path
  • R&D Cooperation Projects: sharing knowledge with independent partners for improving products, production processes or services

A subsidy may apply for an entrepreneur for a maximum of one tool.


Please note that in case of conflict, the official information found on the RVO website is authoritative.



Find out more about the R&D cooperation Project at the RVO website (Dutch)

Find out more about the other MIT scheme instruments at the RVO website (Dutch)



Questions about MIT-Scheme?

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