WORTH Partnership Project II creates and supports transnational collaborations between designers, creative people, manufacturing enterprises (SMEs), crafters/makers and technology firms looking to develop design-driven and innovative products.

WORTH provides designers, SME manufacturers, crafters and technology firms a platform to develop creative concepts and the opportunity to enter into a transnational partnership.

WORTH aims to create cross-border and cross-discipline collaborations between designers, crafters, SME manufacturers, tech-firms and start-ups across EU-27, UK or COSME countries, to develop unique and high-end products in the following sectors: fashion and textile, footwear, fur and leather, furniture/home decoration/architecture, accessories and jewellery.

The project is funded by the COSME Programme of the European Union and offers participants funding, a tailored coaching programme, market positioning, networking, professional links and international product showcase.

The first call is dedicated to the New European Bauhaus Initiative, WORTH seeks design solutions that contribute to more beautiful, sustainable, and inclusive living environments.

1st call submission deadline: 2nd February, 2022

For further details and to start your project journey, visit: worthproject.eu