Call for proposals 2021 – Intellectual property vouchers GR/001/21 Open!


The objective of this action is to financially support EU SMEs that either wish to receive an IP pre-diagnosticservice (‘IP scan’)through the European IP offices offering such a service or to directly protect their trade marks and designs, through the national, regional and/orEU IP systems.


Therefore, the SME Fund will co-finance two types of services:

  • service1: IP pre-diagnosticservice (‘IP scan’);
  • service 2:trade marks and designs basic application fees.

European community funding

The Community provisional funding available for the call for proposals is:

  • 20,00 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 31 January 2021 - 7 months ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)
  • 31 March 2021 - 5 months ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)
  • 31 May 2021 - 3 months ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)
  • 31 July 2021 - almost two months ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)
  • 30 September 2021 - in 2 days (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Official webpage of the call

Useful documents

  • Call for proposals (Legal base)

Organisations eligible to participate

Opened to the following bodies or institutes with legal status established in the covered areas:

  • Any legal organisation

Covered areas

Bodies or institutes must have their registered legal seat in one of the countries taking part in the Programme which are:

  • European Union (EU)

Directorate-Generale responsible


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