If you are a first time user and would like to get more acquainted with what NanoLabNL has to offer, you may be eligible for a voucher to help you get started. This voucher can be exchanged for time spent in the cleanroom to learn the ropes.

Voucher guidelines

  • A voucher has a value of €10.000 incl. VAT.
  • Elegibility is reserved for companies registered with the Chamber of Commerce, that intend to use the NanoLabNL facilities for the first time.
  • Companies that have previously received a NanoLabNL voucher are therefore excluded.
  • Companies that have previously submitted an application but were unsuccessful, can resubmit.
  • A voucher can be used for training, guidance and equipment use at any NanoLabNL location. The work must be conducted independently, under the supervision of- and/or in cooperation with one of the NanoLabNL technicians, if necessary. Contract research is excluded.
  • A voucher is valid for one year as of date of issue.
  • Any Intellectual Property during the voucher period is owned by the awardee.
  • Upon project completion the awardee must draft a concise report.
  • A NanoLabNL voucher can be requested at any time and is dealt with on a first come, first serve basis. Availability is bound by budgetary restraints.
  • This voucher should be deemed as state aid by means of payment-in-kind. As such it could be subject to the de-minimis aid1. By submitting this voucher request you declare that you are aware of the de-minimis aid and that your company meets the requirements thereunder and can accept receipt of the voucher should it be awarded.

1Under EC Commission Regulation No 1407/2013 of 18 December 2013 on the application of Articles 107 and 108 of the Treaty to de minimis aid (“the Regulation”), there is a ceiling of €200,000 for all de minimis aid provided to any one recipient over a 3 year period (or €100,000 for de minimis aid given to the road transport sector). Any award of grant given under the Regulations will be relevant if the Recipient wishes to apply, or has applied, for any other de minimis aid. For the purposes of the Regulation, the Recipient must retain details of the Grant for 3 years from the date on which the Recipient receives the last instalment of the Grant and produce it on any request by the Dutch or European public authorities.

Apply for a voucher

Please fill out the form below if you would like to apply for a NanoLabNL voucher. Make sure you have read and understand the voucher guidelines above, before submitting.

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A voucher can be used for training, guidance and equipment use at any NanoLabNL location. The work must be conducted independently, under the supervision of-  and/or in cooperation with one of the NanoLabNL technicians, if necessary. Contract research is excluded.

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