The 10 subsidised areas to strengthen competitiveness

Regional projects from 10 fields of action are eligible for subsidies:

Priority axis 1:
Strengthening the innovation-
and knowledge-based economy
FOA1
External research and development
For university and non-university sectors
FOA2
Strengthening the stakeholders of the innovation system including business-related infrastructure
For promoters of clusters, networks, impulse centres
FOA3
Research and development in companies
For companies, shared research institutions, individual researchers
FOA4
Promoting improvement in companies
For modernisation and improvements in production and service enterprises
FOA5
Encouraging the entrepreneurial spirit
For business founders
FOA6
Know-how acquisition and knowledge management for innovation
For companies and organisations involved in knowledge transfer
Priority axis 2:
Enhancing the attractiveness of regions
and locations
FOA7
Tourism in disadvantaged regions
For flagship projects and quality improvement in tourism
FOA8
Integrated sustainable spatial development
For developing regional model projects and co-operations
FOA9
Environmental investments
For environmental measures, reduced consumption of resources and improved energy efficiency
FOA10
Urban plus – development of urban surroundings
Development measures for the area to the south of Graz
European Regional Development Fund (ERDF)
European Regional Development Fund (ERDF)
Förderungen Steiermark - Das Land Steiermark