Strengthening Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Development (SEED+)

Strengthening Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Development (SEED+)

Duration: 2023-2026

Project ID: 101100494

Financing: HORIZON-EIE-2022-SCALEUP-01-01 — Expanding Entrepreneurial Ecosystems

Project level: international

Partners: The Arctic University of Norway, The Technical University of Varna (Bulgary), G-Force, s.r.o. (Slovakia), Fasttrack Ventures General Partner (The UK), EIT Raw Materials (Germany), Impact Hub GmbH (Austria) + 5 associated partners

The overall objective of the SEED+ project is to foster entrepreneurial activity through entrepreneurial education and supporting activities that will lead towards increased youth venture-creation and self-employability in the emerging and moderate innovation ecosystems. The consortium will achieve this objective by designing activities that will

(i) support the development of entrepreneurial competences among students,

(ii) strengthen the capacity of universities to support emerging innovators, and

(iii) boost entrepreneurial activity in local innovation ecosystems and scale it up across Europe. SEED+ brings together a diverse group of partners from the academia, business, and non-profit sectors from emerging, moderate, strong and leading innovation regions.