Torres Quevedo Call 2019

This call for proposals, published on December 12th 2019, is aimed to provide aids for the hiring (for three years) of doctors that carry out industrial research projects, experimental development projects or technical viability studies.

The entities that may apply to the call are:

–        Enterprises, including “spin-offs” and Young Innovator Enterprises.

–        State-wide Technology Centres.

–        State-wide Centres that support technological innovation.

–        Business associations.

–        Science and technology parks.

The aid will partially cover the salary and Social Security fee of hired researchers for each annual payment, which are considered indepently. For that purpose, a 15 million euros budget has been established, with a maximum hiring cost of 55,000 euros per year and a grant intensity up to 70% depending on the applicant and the type of project.

The window for applications opens on January 16th and closes on February 6th of 2020.

Programme information (in spanish).

Full call (in spanish).