ECSEL – the Programme

Electronic Components and Systems for European Leadership

Through the ECSEL programme, the Federal Ministry of Transport, Innovation and Technology (bmvit) supports sophisticated innovation and technology development in information and communications technology, in the fields of micro and nanoelectronics, as well as embedded/cyberphysical and intelligent integrated components and systems. The projects are co-financed by the European Commission, with funding going to transnational, cooperative projects of industrial research and experimental development.


Program Owner / Sponsor BMK - Bundesministerium für Klimaschutz, Umwelt, Energie, Mobilität, Innovation und Technologie
Information technology
Funding instrument


Submission with a proposal process
Thematic Programmes
What is being funded Funding is provided for industrial research and experimental development.
Min. / max. funding 0 / 2 Mio. EUR
Eligible costs Personnel costs, R&D investment, travel costs, material and third-party costs are eligible for funding in accordance with the Cost Guidelines of the relevant Call.
Min. / max. running time 0 - 36 Monate
Availability from 10.07.2014 - 31.12.2045


Please note

The 2015 call opened on 17 March 2015. For more information visit our  call page.

Description of the target group:
Companies, research institutions