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Government support for entrepreneurs

Partners for International Business (PIB)

This information is provided by

Netherlands Enterprise Agency

Do you want to enter a foreign market together with a group of companies and knowledge institutions? The Partners for International Business (PIB) programmeExternal link (in Dutch) helps you access opportunities in foreign markets.

When do you qualify?

  • Your cluster consists of at least 3 companies from top sectors, and preferably a knowledge institute.
  • The foreign market you wish to enter is one of the focus countries.
  • You are willing to fund some of your activities.

Since the beginning of 2018, entrepreneurs from Aruba, Curaçao and St. Maarten and the special Dutch municipalities Bonaire, St. Eustatius and SabaExternal link are also eligible for the PIB programme.

How to apply

To apply request an intake appointment and submit your business plan for advice along with your application form. See mijn.rvo.nl : Partners for International BusinessExternal link (in Dutch)

Or contact the Netherlands Enterprise AgencyExternal link.

Any further questions?

Please contact the Netherlands Enterprise Agency

+31 (0)88 602 44 44

This information is provided by

Netherlands Enterprise Agency