RVO Grants

Innovatiekrediet (IK)

Innovatiekrediet (IK) is part of The Netherlands Enterprise Agency supports entrepreneurs, NGOs, knowledge institutions and organisations. They aim to improve entrepreneurship and collaboration in the Netherlands and abroad. RVO provides a diverse portfolio of Research and Development grants, tax schemes and loans. RVO is also the National Contact Point for many European funding programmes.

 

Subsidy: €150,000 – €5,000,000 (Clinical development); 10,000,000 (Technical development)

Total budget: €60,000,000 (in 2020); €30,000,000 (Clinical development projects) and €30,000,000 (Technical development projects)

Funding rate: 25-45%

Deadlines: Open; first come, first serve from 1 January

Project duration: 4 years

Consortium: All Dutch companies, both SMEs and established companies (large or small), can benefit from the Innovation Credit.

Scope: The Innovation Credit is a risk bearing loan to fund high risk, technological innovation projects. Although funding is meant for a technological risky project, typically used for more for more later stage development projects.

At the end of the project the product should be on the market or otherwise bringing revenues to the company (licensing deal, new investor round, co-development).

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About RVO

RvO – The Netherlands Enterprise Agency supports entrepreneurs, NGOs, knowledge institutions and organisations. They are a government agency which operates under the auspices of the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy. Its activities are commissioned by the various Dutch ministries and the European Union.

RVO aims to improve entrepreneurship and collaboration in the Netherlands and abroad. RVO provides a diverse portfolio of Research and Development grants, tax schemes and loans. RVO is also the National Contact Point for many European funding programmes.

Visit the RVO website for more information.

 


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