Technology Transfer Fund

Financial resources

56.6 million euros, of which 9.43 million euros in the form of grants, including in a single operation.

Goals of the instrument

  • Addressing the key challenges facing Bulgaria's development, including insufficient public and private investments in research and development activities, leading to a comparatively low innovation capacity of the economy;
  • Supporting the building of modern research infrastructure in the country, facilitating effective collaboration between members of the scientific community and business to apply the scientific products in practice, and attracting and attaining high-quality personnel;
  • Strengthening and developing technology transfer in public research organizations, existing technology transfer offices, and among different participants and stakeholders in the scientific innovation ecosystem.

Source of public resources

Program “Scientific Research, Innovations, and Digitalization for Smart Transformation” (2021-2027).

Current stage of the instrument: