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EIT Health opens 'Rapid Response' option for new COVID-19 proposals

EIT Health has opened the 'Rapid Response' request option for incoming proposals in a bid to support the immediate response to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

New projects or extensions of existing projects that address the COVID-19 outbreak in an innovative way will be able to create a short-term impact in light of the ongoing crisis with scalability in the future. 

The projects must:

  • Address COVID-19 with an innovation element
  • Have a means to be implemented quickly (generate impact by the end of 2020)
  • Generate an internationally scalable impact
  • Be grounded in scientific and technological evidence
  • Include elements of Knowledge Triangle Integration - ecosystem thinking. 

To read the full eligibility criteria and to apply, click here