Apply Now for the EIC T2M Business Idea Validation Bootcamp – Closing on March 18, 2024

Embark on a transformative journey with the EIC Tech to Market (EIC T2M) Entrepreneurship Programme’s Business Idea Validation Bootcamp. This open call invites participation from EIC Pathfinder, EIC Transition, and eligible innovators keen on a dynamic 4-week engagement, commencing on April 2, 2024.


  1. Personalized Support: Align research outcomes with tangible business challenges. Access insights from industry experts.
  2. Design Thinking Methodology: Propel projects from research to impactful innovation using a proven methodology.
  3. Real-world Feedback: Engage with industry representatives and investors through online interviews for a valuable ‘reality check’ on business models.
  4. Business Model Validation: Strengthen entrepreneurial mindsets, design thinking skills, and business strategies with expert guidance.

Program Breakdown

This intensive bootcamp runs from April 2 to April 26, 2024, demanding 8 to 12 hours per week. Topics covered include Design Thinking, Business Model Design and Business Model Canvas, Business Idea Planning and Validation, Impactful Pitching, and access to early-stage funding.


Open to EIC Pathfinder (ex. FET-Open and FET-Proactive), EIC Transition, ERC-POC, Women TechEU beneficiaries, and EIC Seal of Excellence holders.

Application Deadline

The submission deadline is March 18, 2024, offering the chance to transform research into market-ready success. Make sure to apply!

To delve deeper into the details, please visit the official page of the open call: Explore the EIC T2M Business Idea Validation Bootcamp.