The EIT Food website is not compatible with Internet Explorer. Please visit our website with another browser, like Google Chrome, Firefox and Safari, for the best possible experience.
Application support for RIS entrepreneurs

Application support for RIS entrepreneurs

We help startups from Southern and Eastern Europe navigate EIT Food Entrepreneurship programmes

Are you an agrifood entrepreneur from Southern or Eastern Europe? Do you plan to apply for one of the EIT Food startup programmes?

We help startups from Southern and Eastern Europe navigate the programme portfolio of EIT Food. Join one of our information sessions to learn about available startup programmes, decide which opportunity suits you best and get support with submitting your application.

Information sessions

Join our Information Sessions and learn about startup programmes offer by EIT Food

During the Information Sessions, our team will inform you about EIT Food programmes available for agrifood startups and entrepreneurs. We will present the most important details of each programme and help you decide which might be the best opportunity for you. Following a short 20-minute presentation, we will leave plenty of time for questions.

These sessions are open to all entrepreneurs from across Europe. Please note, however, that some of the programmes we will present are only available to entrepreneurs from Southern and Eastern Europe.

Click on the link below to sign up for one of the Sessions. The Information Sessions will take place via Zoom on the following dates:

  • March 5, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM CET
  • March 19, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM CET
  • April 2, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM CET
  • April 16, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM CET
  • May 14, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM CET
  • June 11, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM CET
  • September 10, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM CET
  • December 10, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM CET

For whom?

Application Support is available for agrifood startups and entrepreneurs coming from the following RIS (Regional Innovation Scheme) countriesAlbania, Armenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Faroe Islands,  Georgia, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Moldova, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Poland Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain or Turkey and Ukraine.

To read more Regional Innovation Scheme, its goal and activities, please visit this page.

Related projects

Seedbed Incubator

Seedbed Incubator

A 6-month programme that aims to transform innovative ideas and research breakthroughs into market-validated business propositions.

The Regenerative Agriculture Revolution

The Regenerative Agriculture Revolution

Regenerative agriculture offers one of the greatest opportunities to help Europe address human and climate health, along with the financial well-being of farmers.

The Regenerative Agriculture Revolution is a series of activities whose overall aim is to help farmers and agrifood businesses adopt more regenerative farming practices and raise public awareness about the important health, environmental and economic benefits of eating regeneratively produced food.

EIT Cross-KIC contributes to New European Bauhaus (NEB) Initiative from the European Commission

EIT Cross-KIC contributes to New European Bauhaus (NEB) Initiative from the European Commission

EIT Food Community will be part of projects that address urban food challenges and include local governance

Related articles

Deadline extended! Ideation Awards of EIT xKIC New European Bauhaus looking for Climathon and hackathon participants News

Deadline extended! Ideation Awards of EIT xKIC New European Bauhaus looking for Climathon and hackathon participants

04 November 2021

EU teams participating in the 2021 EIT Climate-KIC Climathon and hackathons of EIT Digital, EIT Food and EIT Urban Mobility can win prizes....

Young innovators transform global food systems during World Food Day Foodathon News

Young innovators transform global food systems during World Food Day Foodathon

18 October 2021

World Food Day Foodathon winners come up with innovative ideas to tackle food loss and waste, agriculture and health