Open Data Incubator Europe Open Call

From 2015-05-01 00:00:00 to 2016-08-31 00:00:00

Open Data INcubator for Europe (ODInE) project is funded by European Commission under Horizon H2020 programme and ODINE will provide an accelerator programme for SMEs and startups to establish business in open data related areas. ODINE offers financial support of up to € 100,000 to European innovators to grow their open-data idea into a sustainable business. 

The call is aimed at project proposals from SMEs (Small and Medium Enterprises) working with open data and it will be open until Agust, 2016. However, there will be four different cut-off dates and new applications will be assessed every two months by a panel of external reviewers. The next deadline for applications submission is 31/08/2016 – 23:59 CET (8th round). 

In addition to funding, ODInE offers a package of support including:

* expert advice from business mentors

* peer-networking and support

* technology and data sets

* high-quality coverage in The Guardian datablog

* brokering introductions to business angels and investors. 

Selected projects will run for up to six months.