Russia: FASIE

Programme Profile:

 Russian Federation FASIE

Name of the programme/initiative:

 International bilateral/multilateral programs

programme website (in Russian only)

Programme owner

Foundation for Assistance to Small Innovative Enterprises (FASIE)

Program manager (excecuting funding organisation)

Foundation for Assistance to Small Innovative Enterprises (FASIE)

Contact person
Details: e-mail, tel.

Name: Olga Levchenko

Phone: +7 (495) 231-3851


Type of research eligible for funding (e.g. basic research, applied research, innovation)
(basic research, applied research, innovation)

Applied research, innovation

Funding rates (approx.)

50% of all expenditures eligible for funding. FASIE only covers R&D costs, namely: salary, equipment, sub-contracting, other costs. All other costs related to the project (marketing, commercialization, seminars, travel costs, per diems, patents, etc) must be covered by the company.

Major eligibility restrictions
(e.g. types of organisations, thematic restricition)

Only small companies fulfilling the requirement of the Article 4 of the 209 Federal Law on Small Business are eligible for funding in this Call. Universities and research organizations can be included as sub-contractors, with the maximum 30% allowed to allocate on a sub-contracting basis.
The maximum amount of funding per project from FASIE- 15 million rubles (equivalent of 200k EUR)

Geographical coverage (national/regional)

 All regions of the Russian Federation

National/regional schedule, cut-off dates, deadlines

 After the positive funding decision is taken by the ERA-M experts and consortium, the formal national application will be required in order to fulfill the national rules and sign the funding agreement with the small company.