Competitiveness of Enterprises and SMEs (COSME)

MFF heading:1a) Smart and Inclusive Growth - Competitiveness for growth and jobs
Funds:Competitiveness of Enterprises and SMEs (COSME)
Policy supported:Enterprise and Industry
2014-2020 MFF ceiling:
Managing Member States:Applicant organisations must be established: (a) in an EU Member State, including in overseas countries and territories (OCTs), (b) Under conditions, in EFTA countries, in acceding, candidates or potential candidates countries, in countries falling within the scope of the European neighbourhood policies.
Managing Directorate-General:Executive Agency for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (EASME) manages COSME grants on behalf of the Commission, and in particular DG GROW. The European Investment Fund (EIF) manages the financial instruments (the Loan Guarantee Facility and the Equity Facility for Growth).
Website:http://ec.europa.eu/growth/smes/cosme/index_en.htmhttp://ec.europa.eu/easme/en/cosme-eu-programme-competitiveness-enterprises-and-small-and-medium-sized-enterprises-smes

The executive agency for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (EASME) manages COSME grants on behalf of the Commission, and in particular DG GROW. The European Investment Fund (EIF) manages the financial instruments (the Loan Guarantee Facility and the Equity Facility for Growth).