Development of New Digital Products or Services

Vouchers for Startups support the development of new digital products or services with a positive contribution to climate transition through high efficiency in the use of resources.

This measure is subject to the available budget allocation, which may be exhausted quickly depending on the number of applications submitted.


Startups that assume the form of SMEs, of any nature or legal form, with less than 10 years.

Support Rates

  • Maximum support per beneficiary: €30,000
  • Form of support: 100% grant
  • Maximum duration: 18 months

Access Conditions

Projects with a sustainable component and in sectors with higher technology and knowledge intensity or that value the application of R&D results in the production of new goods and services.

Project Types

a)Support for the start-up and growth of Startups
b)Support for Startups that apply to ignition and acceleration programs
c)Support for the demonstration of the technology of pilot projects developed by Startups

Eligible Expenses

Direct Costs

  • Costs with existing or to be hired human resources, destined to the activities to be developed within the scope of the project up to the value of 75% of the total eligible costs
  • Expenses with accreditation or technological certification of human resources
  • Acquisition of Specialized External Services (services to support the digitization of business processes, marketing services, product and service development, consulting, and other specialized services)
  • Acquisition or operational lease of equipment, licensing, or subscription costs of software
  • Costs with the protection/valuation of intellectual property rights.

Indirect Costs