Support for SMEs provided by an innovation assistant

We provide you with the opportunity to participate in the innovation assistants programme run by the Upper Austrian government. The programme promotes SMEs who implement an innovation project with the help of one or more innovation assistants (young graduates).


The following funding is provided:

  • Personnel costs for one or more innovation assistants
  • Costs of external consultation (100 %, up to 10 days)
  • Additional training for the innovation assistant(s)


The funding amounts to up to EUR 40,000 per company.

Further Details on the website of the Innovationsassistenten program