• Professionally and always on time
    We offer complex support in developing the application documentation for EU grants
  • Experience and excellence
    We will select the optimal form of financing for your project

EU grants and financing

The full scope of services provided by Business Consulting Sp. z o. o. in the field of EU grants and financing is as follows:

 

  1. Financing from public sources, grants and public aid

    We offer an overview of the possibilities of applying for government sponsored aid in Poland in forms such as tax reliefs and reductions, preferential loans and credits, grants for creating new workplaces, etc. We do offer advisory services on the entire process of applying for public aid co-financed from European Funds available for companies registered and operating in Poland. In the 2014-2020 period there are grants for numerous purposes available: conducting research within and by companies, implementing the results of that research, trainings, professional consulting and investments leading to commercialization of process or product innovations.

    We provide a support in searching for partners necessary in some international aid programs, in particular those co-financed from European Funds. We help in initiating partnerships with other companies, NGOs, research institutions and others. We represent our clients in relations with those partners and carry on all things related to the joint project.

  2. EU grants available in Poland

    EU grants available in Poland are dedicated to Polish enterprises, consortia, NGOs and even public companies or administration BUT NOT ONLY. This might be an interesting opportunity to all foreign investors who are setting their businesses in Poland and develop them. Our team is specialized in consultancy in the process of EU grant applications, including preparing proposals for calls.

     

  3. EC grants, i.e. Horizon 2020

    A number of European Commission programmes being available for all enterprises operating within European Community are possible to get, especially when Business Consulting experts are working with you. We are experienced in applications in Horizon 2020 programme which is dedicated for research and innovation.

  4. Business plans

    Business Consulting Sp. z o.o. prepares business plans for many purposes such as within the proposals for  European Union grants, setting up new companies, introducing new products, entering new markets, bank loans, valuations of enterprises, consolidations, privatisations and so on.

  5. Feasibility studies

    Feasibility studies are necessary to evaluate and analyse the project potential (as it is in business plans) together with technical feasibility. This is the study necessary to most of financial investments and infrastructure investments in public sector. Feasibility studies are very often used in the application for European or other public funds. Offering such service, Business Consulting Sp. z o.o. declares extensive experience and perfection.

  6. Bank loans

    The selection of the most appropriate and convenient form of financing is never an easy thing. There is a massive amount of offers for financing various investment and operational needs available on the market. We provide an advisory on offers comparison, assessment, pros and cons indication, making the final choice and negotiations of the terms and conditions of the contract with financial institution.

    We provide a support in applying for:

    • mortgages
    • consolidation loans
    • mortgage refinances
    • mortgage loans
    • cash loans
  7. Investment Funds

    Business Consulting cooperates closely with the majority of Private Equity / Venture Capital Funds operating on Polish market and with a few PE/VC funds coming from abroad.

    The Business Consulting role in establishing relations between its clients and PE/VC funds:

    • identifying the most proper PE/VC fund for a company interested in cooperation,
    • identifying companies and project meeting the requirements of particular PE/VC funds,
    • preparing a business plan or information memorandum for companies initiating the cooperation with PE/VC fund,
    • due diligence (valuations, analysis, audits).

    The process of identifying the investor by Business Consulting is as follows:

    • identifying client’s needs and expectations, agreeing the process of arranging an investor,
    • preparing an information memorandum for a company and calculating its current value based on various valuation methods,
    • fixing a profile of an investor expected by a company,
    • fixing a mode and criteria of selecting the preferred investor, preparing information about an investment in a form of an Investment Teaser,
    • providing a list of potential investors – so called “long list”,
    • conducting initiating interviews and making appointments with investors interested in an offer (those who responded to the offer),
    • assessing interested investors in accordance to the profile agreed with a client,
    • preparing necessary materials and arranging virtual data rooms,
    • selecting so called “short list” of investors,
    • inviting to familiarize with an information about investment,
    • inviting to tenders submission,
    • selecting an investor preferred by the client,
    • negotiating terms and conditions of an agreement,
    • closing a transaction.
  8. Corporate bonds emissions and their distribution
  9. Private loans

    To our clients we also provide a support in obtaining loans from private resources. This kind of financing does not require following any formal procedure typical for financing from financial institutes such as banks. This type of loan is usually secured with a mortgage, company’s shares or other assets attractive for private investor. Each case is considered individually and proceeded within couple days.

Examples of Actions where the support is possible for selected types of projects

  1. RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT
    • Action 1.1.1 Industrial researches and development works undertaken by enterprises (so called “Fast Track”) in Operational Programme Smart Growth

    • Action 1.2. Sectoral research and development program INNOCHEM in Operational Programme Smart Growth

    • Action 1.2. Sectoral research and development program INNOEUROPHARM in Operational Programme Smart Growth

    • Action 1.2. Sectoral research and development program INNOVATIVE RECYCLING in Operational Programme Smart Growth

    • Action 1.2. Sectoral research and development program WoodINN  in Operational Programme Smart Growth

    • Action 1.2. Sectoral research and development program GAMEINN in Operational Programme Smart Growth

    • Action 1.2. Sectoral research and development program PBSE in Operational Programme Smart Growth

    • Action 1.2. Sectoral research and development program INNOSBZ in Operational Programme Smart Growth

    • Action 1.2. Sectoral research and development program INNOSTAL in Operational Programme Smart Growth

    • Action 1.2. Sectoral research and development program IUSER in Operational Programme Smart Growth

    • Subaction 2.3.2 Tokens for innovations for SMEs in Operational Programme Smart Growth

    • RPO WSL – 1.2. Research, development and innovations in enterprises in Regional Operational Program for Silesian Voivodship 

  2. PROFFESSIONAL ADVISORY
    • Subaction 2.3.4 The Intellectual Property protection in Operational Programme Smart Growth
    • Subaction 3.1.5 The support for SMEs in accessing the capital market 4 Stock  in Operational Programme Smart Growth

    • Action 1.4 Design for Competition in Operational Programme Eastern Poland

  3. INVESTMENTS IN FIXED ASSETS
    • Action 2.1 Support for enterprises investments in R&D infrastructure in Operational Programme Smart Growth

    • Subaction 3.2.1 The research for market in Operational Programme Smart Growth

    • Subaction 3.2.2 The bank loan for innovative investments in Operational Programme Smart Growth

    • Action 1.2. Research, development and innovations in enterprises in Regional Operational Program for Silesian Voivodship 

    • Action 3.2. Innovations in SMEs in Regional Operational Program for Silesian Voivodship
    • Action 3.3. ICT in the commercial activities in Regional Operational Program for Silesian Voivodship
    • Subaction 1.3.1 Implementing the innovations in SMEs in Operational Programme Eastern Poland

    • Subaction 1.3.2 Creating the networking products by SMEs in Operational Programme Eastern Poland

    • Action 1.4 Design for Competition in Operational Programme Eastern Poland

  4. INTERNATIONALISATION
    • Subaction 3.3.3 Support for SMEs in the promotion of products brands – Go to Brand in Operational Programme Smart Growth

    • Action 3.3.2. International activities of SMEs from Małopolska Region in Regional Operational Program for Małopolska Voivodship
    • Action 1.2 SMEs Internationalisation in Operational Program Eastern Poland