The Ministry of Science and Innovation has drawn up the Strategic Grants Plan for 2021 to 2023 with the aim of serving as an instrument for the planning and implementation of its policy on grants. This Plan comprises the State Plan for Scientific and Technical Research and Innovation 2021-2023.
The State Plan for Scientific and Technical Research and Innovation is the State Administration's fundamental instrument for the development and achievement of the objectives set in the Spanish Science, Technology and Innovation Strategy, and includes state aid for R&D&I. It is considered a strategic grant plan for the purposes of the provisions of the General Grant Act.
- Articles 42 and 43 of the Science, Technology and Innovation Act 14/2011 of 1 June 2011.
- Article 8 and additional provision thirteen of the General Grants Act 38/2003 of 17 November.
- Articles 10 and following of the Regulation of the General Grants Act 38/2003 of 17 November, approved by Royal Decree 887/2006 of 21 July.