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Ε-retail (2nd Cycle) [25/6/2021]

The Action aims at subsidizing SMEs to create or upgrade an e-shop in order to support their operation during the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19), with the aim of enhancing their degree of digital integration and transformation. As a result, the Αction aims to minimize overcrowding in indoor spaces and ensure SMEs' economic continuity.




8 million euros

The Public Expenditure of the Action is co-financed by National Resources and the European Union and in particular by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) under the Operational Program "Competitiveness, Entrepreneurship and Innovation (EPANEK)" of the NSRF 2014-2020.


Medium, small and very small companies that are active in the retail sector and maintain a physical store in a separate area of their home, regardless of their legal form, that operate legally in the country and have already started operating. 

Eligible companies are categorized as follows:

Existing, which have been established until 30/09/2019

Newly established, which have been established from 01/10/2019 onwards, until the date of the announcement of the Action.


Up to 5.000 euros for each company with a distinct VAT number for the acquisition of IT equipment and the implementation of intangible actions (software/services) in order to develop and manage an online store.

Up to 1.500 euros for an online store upgrade if the company already had it before 18/3/2020.

Period for submission of investment projects

From 09/07/2021 (13:00) to 29/09/2021 (15:00) 

Electronic Submission

The funding application is submitted electronically through the web-based platform: 

Contact – Info

EPAnEK Information Office: 8 Dragatsaniou Street, in the center of Athens.

Opening hours: Monday to Friday from 10.00 am. to 2.00 pm.

Information by calling  801 11 36 300 from a household line, with a local phone charge,  from 9.00 am to 4.30 pm

Information Points of EFEPAE & 


Call for funding proposal