If you are thinking about starting a project in IT&C, now might be the best time for you to write it down, register it here and get it financed. In other words, The Operational Program for Competitivity 2014-2020, through Measure 2.2.1. – “Support for adding value generated by ICT sector and innovation in the field by development of clusters” is offering European funds of up to 729.171 EUR for every business project in IT&C that meets their demands.
Entrepreneurs can upload their projects starting from 2.11.2015 and ending at 1.02.2016, at 4:30 pm.
Who can get the EU funds?
-enterprises (micro, small and medium) which operate in Romania and are focused on ICT;
-enterprises (micro, small and medium) which operate in Romania, within clusters centred on ICT;
-aggregators (partnerships) of micro, small or medium-sized companies operating in Romania, within clusters centred on ICT.
Which projects can be financed?
-projects focusing on the development of a range of innovative products/services/applications in ICT, applicable to the Romanian economy, for vertical integration of ICT solutions;
-projects that can be strategic, innovative, impacting the development of the entire ICT industry, both nationally and internationally;
-the projects must address at least one of the following activities: investments in tangible and intangible assets necessary for the development of ITC products/services/applications; industrial research or experimental development; innovation for small and medium enterprises; process and organizational innovation.
How do you apply?
-create an account here; you will get a password and the confirmation of your registration via email (you can later change your password in My Account);
-register your project(s) by entering the Add Project section: complete the registration form, then click Next Step, check if your information is correct and click Add Files.
-all documents must be archived in a single .zip or .rar file; in case the archive exceeds 25 Mb, it will be split into smaller archives of maximum 25 Mb; due to a technical limitation, all archives must be renamed with the extension .doc, and not .zip or .rar;
In order to add files, press the Browse button and add one file at a time, from your computer;
Important! All your certificates and official documents must be scanned at a 300 dpi resolution, in order to fit the requested size.
Lastly, if you are certain that all your data is correct, press Register Project.
If you need further technical assistance, you can contact the authorities in charge at this phone number: +4 0766 50 00 60. Also, read this article to see the 7 compulsory qualities of a projects funded by the European Union.
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