Annotated proposal template
The “Annotated proposal template SME Instrument Phase 1 and Phase 2” is a guide created in order to assist innovative companies in applying to the EIC SME Instrument 2018-2020 call of Horizon 2020. Its aim is to help companies better understand the requirements of the template and write better applications.
This guide was written as part of the Access4SMEs project, a Coordination and Support Action funded by the European Commission, with the goal of empowering the network of Horizon 2020 National Contact Points (NCPs) for Small- and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) and Access to risk finance (ARF).
The document is structured to guide companies on how to best present information answering the evaluation criteria of (1) Excellence, (2) Impact and (3) Implementation. It is meant to provide companies with a clear guidance on structuring the innovation and business aspects contained in their applications.
The guide is possible to download visiting