Urban mobility is undergoing one of the most transformational shifts of a generation. A successful strategy in the industry requires the adoption of a comprehensive and coherent approach, centered on innovative ventures that are disrupting this landscape.

While the pandemic has taken a heavy toll on the economy, the crisis has also encountered major opportunities for innovation.

In pursuit of leading positive change and business prosperity, EIT Urban Mobility is investing up to €100,000 per company in high-impact startups, scale-ups and SMEs to accelerate their journey, to continue critical innovation and to ultimately transform the European urban mobility landscape.

An EIT UM investment will not only provide you with capital but also position you in the venturing ecosystem and include you in our European partner network of Corporates, Investors, Universities and Cities.

Who qualifies for startup investment?

Startups, scale-ups and SMEs currently fundraising or preferably already in an ongoing funding round with the following characteristics:

  • Incorporated not more than 10 years ago
  • Less than 100 employees on their payroll in Q1, 2021
  • Innovative Product/Service contributing to at least one of the EIT Urban Mobility Focus Areas: Active Mobility, Sustainable City Logistics, Creating Public Realm, Future Mobility and Mobility & Energy

The call opened on 17 February.

Find out more here.