Explore - Industrial research
Through the Explore programme, Innoviris finances industrial research projects.
Industrial research may be defined as all of the actions, critical surveys and planned works carried out with a view to acquiring new skills and scientific knowledge in order to develop a product, process or service at a later date.
Your company may benefit from Explore aid if it fulfils the following conditions:
develop all or some of its activities within the territory covered by the Brussels-Capital Region
present an innovative industrial research project
show that the project is likely to have a favourable impact on the economy, employment and/or sustainable development of the Brussels-Capital Region
show one's ability to finance one's share in the project
have fulfilled its obligations in the context of previous support initiatives allocated by the Region.
Type of financial intervention
Financial aid may be allocated as a grant.
Rate of financial intervention (maximum)
|Micro enterprise/Small enterprise||
The basic rate may be increased by 15% in the case of actual cooperation with another Belgian or foreign company, or a research organisation. The rate of intervention is limited to 80%.
Innoviris contact person
Industrial Research and Innovation Team
Tel. +32 2 600 50 63