The call for projects aims at providing financial support for micro-projects that will get Brussels residents enthusiastic about science and technology and about exciting careers in these fields. This year's theme is science and climate.

Are you eligible?

  • You are an entity or structure established in the Brussels-Capital Region.
  • The main objective of your project is to raise awareness among citizens about science, technology and innovation.
  • Your project consists of a free initiative or activity that targets all the people of Brussels.

Find out more about the terms and conditions for eligibility in our regulations.
 

The procedure in 3 steps

All documents are available in French and Dutch.

  • For projects wit one partner submit your application via IRISbox. To do the latter, follow the guidelines below. 
     
    • Register your organization once on CSAM. If your organization is already registered on CSAM for other federal or regional services, you can skip this step. Do you need help with this step of the procedure ? Consult the manual or contact CSAM.
    • As an employee of your organization, log in to IRISbox via Itsme or eID. You can add other employees if necessary. Do you need help with this step of the procedure ? Please contact Irisline.
    • Go to the STEM project application form via the search bar of Innoviris and fill in the form online. Do you need help filling in the form? Contact the Innoviris contact person.
  • ​For projects with more partners, download the application form below and send en electronic version to funding-request@innoviris.brussels.
  • In your application, you are expected to present the methodology of the project, the pedagogical approach planned to achieve the objective and the expected impact.
  • A jury establishes a ranking of eligible projects according to various criteria: relevance, link with the theme, efforts to raise the awareness of vulnerable groups, etc.

The procedure is explained in the regulations.  

Other information

Collaborations of two or more partners that are eligible for funding for the same action will be given priority.

The financial contribution is limited to € 10,000 per beneficiary. In the case of a project with several beneficiaries, the maximum amount of the grant will be set at € 12,000 per beneficiary (the partners commit themselves jointly to the project, but each beneficiary receives a grant in its own name).

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