A contest to reward the commercial use of fusion technologies in non-fusion markets

As part of the efforts to promote the use of fusion technologies and know-how, Fusion for Energy and In Extenso Innovation Croissance have launched a contest to highlight and reward achieved or on-going projects which integrate fusion solutions in other applications.

A €10,000 prize to reward the exploitation of a fusion technology in the market 

Open to European companies and organisations, this new award aims at promoting projects where a fusion technology or know-how is used or is planned to be used in a non-fusion environment.  

The applications are evaluated according to the resources and efforts deployed by the candidate to achieve commercial use of the technology in a non-fusion market, as well as the socio-economic impact of the project on the market 

The selected project receives a sole prize of €10,000. 

In addition to the prize, the candidates also benefit from greater visibility with a European network of industrial partners engaged in transfer initiatives, from fusion technologies to innovation.  

Who can apply?

Any European company or organisation presenting a project where a fusion technology or know-how is used or is planned to be used in a non-fusion environment. 

The non-fusion application foreseen shall not promote activities, or be related to the military, alcohol, tobacco, religion, politics, intolerance, violence, firearms, pornography, obscenity, gambling or illegal drugs. 

The applicant must not be an entity registered outside F4E Member States. 

When and how to apply?

The application period will run from February 2nd 2022 to April 22nd 2022.

The proposal shall be submitted in English. The application form shall be based on the document ‘Proposal template’ and shall not be longer than three (3) pages. Annexes proving the information stated in the application form are allowed.

Applicants will be requested to submit their proposals in English by email (Nicolas.louee@inextenso-innovation.fr) in order to submit their proposals to the Evaluation Committee

Download Reference Documents

Download the general information about the award

Download the proposal Template and Guidelines