Those who have already worked in the game industry you know how difficult it is to get the finance required to create a game, hence the grants to be a resource so precious. Are you currently developing a new video game? The European Union has opened the call for aid to promote the development of video games with a budget of 3.78 million of euros to be divided.

"The financial contribution ranges between 10,000 and 150,000 euros, provided that their amount does not exceed 50 % of the total eligible costs of the action", report from EACEA, the agency in charge of providing the studies of these grants. To apply for these grants, the development teams must be legally constituted for at least 12 months prior to the submission deadline, which is the February 12, 2020.

To apply for these grants, the studies must comply with certain requirements:

  • video Games based on the narration, regardless of the platform used.


  • The story must be told throughout the game and not just as an introduction or an ending


  • to Be legally constituted for at least 12 months before the deadline


  • The maximum project duration will be 36 months from the date of commencement of the action.

Also appreciated the innovative character of the project, the quality of the content and storyline of the game presented to you, or you can even get additional points if the project is intended for children up to 12 years.