FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE,  04.01.2024 – Tallinn, Estonia

SME Fund 2024 starts on 22.01.2024

1000€ Voucher for 🇪🇺 EU for Trademark Registration Fees

Coming your way on January 22, 2024, SME Fund 2024 is a cool initiative from the European Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO). They’re here to help small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) with funds and resources so you can rock the business scene, boost the economy, and reach your goals. Go, SMEs! 🚀

Period for SME Fund Applications:  22.01.2024 – 06.12.2024

The Main Benefit of SME Fund Program

Benefit Details
Fee Reduction for Trademark Registration Reduce fee by 75% for Trademark Registration, e.g., Basic Fee in EU Trademark (850 EUR) becomes 212 EUR after deduction. 🚩 🇪🇺

 

Benefits of Trademark Registration
Source: EUIPO, Intelectual Property Office – Alicante

Comparision: SME Fund in 2022 vs 2023

Metrics 2022 2023 Change
Total Applications 22,479 34,800 +12,321 (+54.9%)
IP Scan Requests 505 581 +76 (+15%)
Stakeholder Satisfaction Rate (%) 93.5 95 +1.5 (+1.6%)
SMEs Financially Supported 15,929 21,150 +5,221 (+32.8%)
The Comparision of SME Fund Program in 2022 vs 2023

SME Fund 2023 in Numbers

 

Model of grant decision

Contact Information

 

PAWEL KROK – Board Member – contact@eesticonsulting.ee

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