Business Plan 2021 Call for Proposals – New deadlines!

On October 1, 2019, EIT Health opened its call for proposed activities in the Innovation, Campus and Accelerator pillars to be included in the Business Plan 2021.

UPDATE (April 1, 2020) – Changes to the BP2021 Call 

On 1 April 2020 the following changes to the BP2021 Call were announced:

  • Deadline for submission extended to 8 July 2020 (4pm CET)
  • The updated call for proposals is available here
  • Possibility for new projects that directly address the COVID-19 crisis in the medium / long-term to submit EOIs (in all three pillars)

Partners wishing to submit such EOIs should submit their proposals to their local CLC by 27 May 2020. 

  • The evaluation and hearing process will be moved online to safeguard against any future disruption

Hearings are now scheduled to take place using appropriate online capability in October 2020.

  • Continuing activities

Please note that the deadline for continuing activities has passed.


Proposal writing support

Due to the shifted deadline for BP2021 proposals  to 8 July 2020 , EIT Health Germany is offering Proposal Writing Support Sessions to give our partners the opportunity to receive feedback and useful tips for their proposal.

Who can participate?

Any German CLC partner, who need specific input (and partially hands-on help) on setting up the full Plaza proposal.

What will be covered in the session?

  • Partner specific questions will be answered by either the EIT Health Germany Team and / or external experts
  • Support and recommendations concerning basic set-up in Plaza of relevant content (eg consortium, unmet need, solution, competitors), eligibility criteria, commercialization, etc.
  • Support and recommendations concerning the understanding of EIT Health-specific requirements, eg Governance, Knowledge Triangle Integration, etc.
  • Plaza IT system help will be provided

Please note that all sessions will take place in the form of online sessions only. 

How to apply:

Deadline for registration: 12 June 2020. 

Contact information: 

Janine Meyer, Innovation project assistant ( )


Additional documents:

Innovation projects

EIT Health Innovation – Expression of Interest for BP 2021 Call

Business Plan 2021 Innovation Projects Proposals Template

Innovation Projects Call Annexes

BP 2021 Call – Innovation Annex 1 – FAQs

BP 2021 Call – Innovation Annex 2 – Start-up Amplifier Instrument

BP 2021 Call – Innovation Annex 3 – What makes a good project

BP 2021 Call – Innovation Annex 4 – Best Practices


Campus expression of interest


Accelerator expression of interest

For further information please contact the responsible Pillar Manager:

Innovation: Nandor Gaus

Campus : Mohammad Chehadé

Accelerator:  Matteo Consonni