Innovation Grant for startups (50k)

c*platform – the Nr.1 startup friendly EU funding platform


This is an EU startup grant course for requesting 50k grant from the EU innovation program(Horizon 2020) SME Instrument. Up until now this formats were only available through expensive consultants and brokers (for a minimum startfee of 3.000 EUR + 5% success fee, total 11% from the grant amount). Now with this platform, based on best practices and continuous online guiding you will be empowered to do it alone against a minimum investment (3% of the grant amount). We will support you with composing the right proposal while meeting all the formal requirements.

For whom?

Any startup with great ideas. You can be pre-revenue stage. Most important is that you have a MVP (Minimum Viable Product) and that you would like to test the feasibility (market/technical features). You  should also have the ambition to sell for the EU market (not only national focus). Advantages are: your business is international and you have a good English website.

Aims of the course

To get you ready for the EU funds with the least possible investments. It is a new interactive way to make EU grants more accessible for startups. No bureaucratic difficult EU languages used but only ‘startup’ friendly terms.

Practical Information

After registration you’ll receive an invoice. After completing the payment, we will send you the inlog data. With that you can log in, meet the tutor and start completing the assignments for the SME1 grant.

Online Learning Platform
With the login data you will receive access to our interactive learning platform, where you will find the step-by-step instruction on how to start working on the grant request. After you have completed one assignment just press the button ‘Send’ and your tutor will review it and send back a feedback within 48 hours.
Structure of the course.
With this course we do not have an exact beginning or start date. You can start at your convenience.
In this platform we provide full confidentiality, no one else, except your tutor can access your proposal.

The experience shows that startups can complete this course less than 3 weeks. There are 17 assignment in this course.

Indivudual Reviews
With this course you are participating in a fully autonomous course, independent from other students/startups.

Price packages

  • Silver |  € 1.150   
    (template, instruction, best practices, submission services)
  • Premium | € 1.350
    (template, instruction, best practices, submission and layout design )

* the presented prices here are excluding VAT. If you are located in the Netherlands we will calculate VAT above this price. If you are a startup outside the Netherlands please fill your VAT number so that we can apply the VAT neutrality between EU countries.

About the Tutor

Katalin Gallyas
Fundraiser expert. Initiates large scale EU grants and private investments for startups and startup accelerators. European Commission certified reviewer, innovation expert and lobbyist. Brokering between the European Commission, European Investment Fund and startups and Venture Capitalists

Katalin is the founder of c*funds, a virtual startup incubator, where high potential startups are being accelerated with private investments and with EU funds from 50 k till 10 M EUR. European Commission Innovation Expert and Reviewer, translates EU language to startup language. Inspires startups to join EU funds. EIB/EIF contact for this call.

How does it work?

Why Editio and c*funds?

c*funds is a startup incubator where tech startups can raise funds guickly. c*funds works with certified EU evaluators from the European Commission that have translated complicated EU Terms into startups language.

Editio is an acknowledged Online Writing Course Academy in the Netherlands, responsible for more than 1200 online courses.


You have bought the online subsidy tool of c*funds and Editio. This will empower you and your company to gain access to EU funds at the fastest and least expensive way. We provide best practices to show you how the ideal proposal should look alike. However, c*funds and Editio cannot be claimed for not getting funded. We provide only guidance, have a very good track record on winning these grants but there is no 100% guarantee to win it.
During the assignments we provide you 2x per assignment the opportunity to get reviewed. This will help the quality of the proposal.

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