The application for the new, tenth cycle of the national program “Startup for your business”, which is implemented by ENECA with the support of the company Philip Morris in Serbia, is open from January 15 and will last until March 31, 2019. The program aims to support the start-up and improvement of small and family businesses throughout Serbia that have a good, innovative and sustainable business idea.
All citizens with sustainable and creative entrepreneurial ideas based on some of the principles of sustainable development such as socially responsible business, use of renewable energy sources, energy efficiency, protection and preservation of the environment have the opportunity to apply for the competition through the site www.pokrenisezaposao.rs .
The Start for Business program provides:
- donation in the form of equipment, licenses or certificates, standardization and optimization necessary for starting or improving a business, in the amount of up to 1,000,000 dinars, with mandatory financial participation in the amount of 20 percent of the grant value;
- business and professional training;
- ongoing advisory and mentoring assistance.
The focus of this year’s cycle is on supporting innovative small businesses that can make a difference. Therefore, if you believe that your idea is unique – this is the right opportunity to realize it!
More detailed information about the application, how to apply, as well as the business plan for the application can be found on the program website.