Posted On: 2023-03-15

Open Call for Innovation Services for SMEs

UPDATE 07/11/2023: METASTARS successfully allocated the total available budget for Innovation Services so applications are NO LONGER ACCEPTED for this call.


METASTARS has launched on 1st March 2023 the open call For Innovation Services for SMEs and will be open until December 31st, 2023, @ 17.00 CET!

To apply for a proposal, click at the LINK (

You can already find all information and documentation needed at the METASTARS-GFA-InnoServices: including the call text and application forms.

The total METASTARS budget in the form of Innovation Services (lump sums): 362.000€

Only proposals submitted through the F6S call management tool within the deadline (December 31st, 2023, @ 17.00 CET) will be evaluated. Upon receipt of each proposal, the system will send you a confirmation of your submission. After submission, the applicant will receive an e-mail which states the date and time of the submitted proposal. 


PLEASE NOTE: due to summer period, the METASTARS consortium might need more days to evaluate the applications that SMEs will submit, on the platform, during the summer. We thank you for your understanding.

The consortium reserves the right to close the call earlier in case all the budget is used.

METASTARS  objective is to promote collaboration between European clusters to support SMEs in the aerospace and defense ecosystem (ASD) and increase companies’ resilience. The project will offer SMEs financial support to develop innovative projects and to benefit from services to adapt to new technologies, to develop or strengthen their green and digital transition, their innovation potential, their internationalization strategy towards Japan and Canada, and the upskilling of their work force.

Any questions related to the call? Contact us: