Entrepreneurship and Innovation Programme - EIP

The Entrepreneurship and Innovation Programme is one of the specific programmes under the Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme (CIP). EIP has the objective to support enterprises (in particular SMEs), entrepreneurship and innovation (e.g. eco-innovation), and promote industrial competitiveness within the EU. It also supports the Enterprise Europe Network, business and innovation service centres all around the EU and beyond provide enterprises with a range of quality and free-of-charge services to help make them more competitive.