For its implementation earmarked more than 10 billion euros (8.6 billion from the EU).
The Ministry of Infrastructure and Development reported that they approved the first ranking list of projects eligible for support under the program Intelligent Development for 2014-2020.
Enrollment in the context of the May stage of the competition called the fast track has conducted National Research and Development Centre: rated in terms of content 175 projects, of which 34 were recommended for funding projects worth nearly 178 million zł.
The Resort announced that the contest will last until the end of December 2015. And assigned at it until 1.6 billion zł. "Entrepreneurs (micro, small and medium) can still apply for support. On the other had competition for large companies will be announced on September 14 this year." – announced Resort.
The "smart growth" for the period 2014-2020 aims to encourage innovation of the Polish economy. One of its tasks is funding innovative projects of companies, from ideation to introduce new or improved solutions to the market. It is also to promote cooperation of business and science.
It is the second largest program budget for 2014-2020 and the largest in the European Union financing research, development and innovation.