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Expected Results (EN): R1.1. Number of new joint or co-operating knowledge intensive enterprises
Expected Outputs (EN): SPARKUP project main result is to have 8 new joint or cooperating companies out of minimum 24 supported companies through joint platform which is in direct correlation with programme indicator R1.1.


Specific Objective: New Central Baltic knowledge intensive companies
Thematic Objective: (03) enhancing the competitiveness of SMEs by:
Investment Priority: (03a) promoting entrepreneurship, in particular by facilitating the economic exploitation of new ideas and fostering the creation of new firms, including through business incubators


Lead Partner (EN): Tartu Science Park Foundation

Lead Partner: Sihtasutus Tartu Teaduspark

Address: Riia 181A, 51014 Tartu, Estonia

Legal status: public


Total budget: EUR 93 187.29

ERDF budget: EUR 79 209.20

Turku Science Park Ltd

Name: Turku Science Park Ltd

Address: Joukahaisenkatu 3-5 A, FI-20520 Turku, Finland

Legal status: public


Total budget: EUR 136 404.00

ERDF budget: EUR 102 303.00


Project name (EN): Sparkling Startups

Project acronym: SPARKS

Period: 2014-2020

Date of latest update: 2020-06-24


Project start date: 2016-03-01

Project end date: 2018-02-28

Project status: closed

Total budget/expenditure: EUR 229 591.29

European Union funding: EUR 181 512.20

Co-financing sources: ERDF


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2014 - 2020 INTERREG V-A Finland - Estonia - Latvia - Sweden (Central Baltic)

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No. of projects in / Total no. of projects (% of projects in

113 / 113 (100%)

No. of project partnerships in / Total no. of project partnerships (% of project partnerships in

567 / 567 (100%)

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