Programme: Investments in Growth and Employment Austria
Investments in Growth and Employment Austria
|Type of Fund||Structural Fund|
|Description of programme |
"Investments in Growth and Employment Austria"
The programme contributes to the achievement of certain elements of the Europe 2020 strategy in Austria. In particular, the financial support from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) is used to increase innovation and research, as well as development activities in SMEs, including technology transfer and investment in certain R&D infrastructure. The programme also supports SMEs in promoting their competitiveness through investments in innovation, energy efficiency and the use of renewable energies. In certain urban areas the programme supports C02 reduction strategies and integrated sustainable development, and in certain other functional urban areas, cooperation and efficient use of resources, including Community Led Local Development (CLLD) in Tyrol as a pilot region.
|Link||Link to Programme|
|Thematic Focus||Employment, Energy, Research, Innovation, Capacity Building, SME, Rural Development, Urban development, Technologies, Environment & biodiversity, Regional development, Competitiveness|
Alpine Region, Danube Region
|Funding area|| Austria / Österreich
|Origin of Applicant|| Austria / Österreich |
|Eligible applicants||Federal State / Region / City / Municipality / Local Authority, Research Institution, University, Small and Medium Sized Enterprises, SMEs (between 10 and 249 employees), Public Services, Education and Training Centres, Lobby Group / Professional Association / Trade Union, Microenterprises (fewer than 10 employees), NGO / NPO|
|Type of Funding||Grant|
|Contact Details|| |
Managing Authority IWB/EFRE