Belgium (Wallonia): SPW

Programme Profile:

 Belgium Wallonia – Service public de Wallonie – SPW

Name of the programme/initiative:

 General Programme for International Research

programme website

Programme owner

 Service public de Wallonie - SPW

Program manager (excecuting funding organisation)

 Service public de Wallonie - SPW

Contact person
Details: e-mail, tel.

 Pierre Demoitié

 Phone: +32 81 33 45 40


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

Applied (industrial) research

Funding rates (approx.)

Max loan/grant rates: SME - 45-80%; IND – 35-50%; UNI - 100%; RES - 75%.

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

SME, IND, RES and UNI are eligible. Each consortium must involve at least a walloon company as a partner (or coordinator). A minimum 40% of the walloon project's budget must be dedicated to the Walloon company(ies).

Geographical coverage (national/regional)


National/regional schedule, cut-off dates, deadlines

A funding request must be submitted online to the Public Service of Wallonia  at the same time as the M-ERA.NET 2 M-ERA.Net 2 pre-proposal deadline.