We accelerate a new generation
of EU-LAC Partnerships

Open Call #2 is now available!

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We boost Digital Transformation through Open Innovation by accelerating partnerships between Corporates and Startups or SMEs

Who can apply

The Call is open to EU-LAC Partnerships that

Address digital transformation challenges through Open Innovation.

Involve at least one Corporate and one Startup or innovative SME.

Include partners from at least two of the following regions: the European Union, Latin America and the Caribbean.

Have signed an agreement establishing the scope of the partnership (or plan to do so before the start of the acceleration process) .

What’s in for the EU-LAC Partnerships

Develop your acceleration roadmap

Guidance and follow-up to define your roadmap and receive the required services to meet your goals.

Receive customised acceleration services

Hands-on support to deploy your partnership, from proof-of-concept to business modeling and scaling up.

Gain visibility as a successful EU-LAC Partnership

Showcase your partnership to investors and other EU-LAC stakeholders.

What we offer

In-kind services up to 30,000 Euros

We offer customised acceleration services to expand new businesses in Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean through open innovation and cross-border collaboration

Complete your application in one simple step

Do not forget to read carefully the Guidelines for Applicants before submitting your application.


Do you have questions about the Open Call or need support to complete the application form?


Applications are processed “first come, first served”

Don’t wait until the closing date!

Acceleration services

We support the growth of your partnership based on your specific needs:

Road mapping

Define your customised plan and services to achieve your goals.


Find the problem-solution fit to decide how to address your business opportunity.

Business case

Identify the product-market fit to define how to implement your partnership.

Investment & Scaling

Define your growth plan and connect with investors.

Are you a corporate or startup or innovative SME and need support to form an EU-LAC Partnership?

Check our Corporate or Startup and SME section to learn about our matching process