Climate-KIC RIS Accelerator 2016 is the Acceleration Programme encouraging the
development of new businesses in the field of the low carbon economy through the
provision of a service package and grants for selected participants from the RIS countries.
It is run in collaboration with regional partners in the framework of the European initiative
Climate-KIC and the EIT Regional Innovation Scheme (EIT RIS)
The programme is open to holders of ideas and/or entrepreneurial projects and start-ups already active in the field of low-carbon economy from the respective RIS countries:
Aspiring entrepreneurs (individually or as a team) to take up the development of innovative products and services initiatives in the low carbon market
Early-stage (up to three years at the time of application) start-up companies, operating in the market low-carbon, looking for support to improve their business model