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European Union subsidies: how do I apply?

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The European Union (EU) offers grants or subsidies in several fields. Some are distributed by the government, some by the Netherlands Enterprise Agency, some by the EU itself. Your company may be eligible for EU funding.

Call for proposal and how to apply

When an EU grant opens, a call for proposal is issued. This call determines the period in which you can apply. To apply, you usually have to submit a plan. You have to meet the conditions stated in the call.

Where do I find the EU subsidies?

There are several websites on which you can find information on EU subsidies and how to apply for them:

Who can help me?

If you want to apply for a subsidy, but are not sure how to go about it, you can ask for help. The information on the specific subsidy will also mention who to turn to for assistance: sometimes the municipality, sometimes a Regional Development Agency (ROM), sometimes the Netherlands Enterprise Agency RVO. Be sure to read the information provided carefully.

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