Factsheet: Fund to support Innovation

Fund to support Innovation

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Description: 
Order 32276-A/2008 established the Fund to Support Innovation (Fundo de Apoio à inovação - FAI), which aims to promote research and projects of innovation and technological development, primarily in the field of renewable energy (art. 3 Order 32276-A/2008). In order to be eligible for receiving financial support from the FAI, the project must be related to one of the strategic areas listed in art. 13 Order 32276-A/2008, for example: scientific and technological researches, seminars or conferences; Ph.D. or master researches, as well as institutional campaigns to raise awareness with a focus on renewable energy and energy efficiency; and so forth.
Goal/Aim: 
Stimulate innovation and technological development, primarily in the field of renewable energy.

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