If you run a small or medium enterprise (SME) and need access to investment capital, you may apply for the Dutch Venture Initiative (DVI). This is a collaboration of the European Investment Fund and the Regional Venture Capital Company for the eastern part of the Netherlands (PPM Oost).
When do you qualify?
The initiative focuses especially on technology-oriented SMEs in their early stages. The DVI offers two types of support:
- venture capital
- guarantees for loans from financial institutions
How to apply?
You can contact an EIF intermediary to find out if you are eligible and how to start the application procedure.