SMEs and startups experimenting with innovative technologies and developing blockchain solutions can now receive tailored support services and necessary equity-free funding for up to EUR 120.000 per startup, from three projects that are open for blockchain companies located in the EU or associated countries:
Block.IS. A blockchain accelerator with up to EUR 60.000 equity-free funding per startup for solutions in agrifood, fintech and logistics sectors. During a 10-month programme, startups meet industry and ecosystem experts, receive business and technology training and personal business mentorship to successfully build MVP, land the first deals with customers and prepare for meetings with investors. Do not miss the deadline - apply until July 22, 2020!
BlockStart. A blockchain facilitation programme with up to EUR 20.000 equity-free funding per project for the deployment of pilot solutions with clients in retail, fintech and ICT domains. Startups are encouraged to establish partnerships with SMEs for solutions’ deployment. Besides the above-mentioned perks, startups receive mentorship and exciting networking opportunities with peers! The deadline for application is September 30, 2020.
B-HUB for Europe. A decentralized support programme for startups and scaleups using blockchain that provides tailor-made services to businesses. Teams can choose one or two areas in which they receive support, such as business modeling, marketing & internationalisation, growth strategy, access to funding, IPR strategy, and other network expansion opportunities to help startups transform into scale-ups. Startups will receive acceleration support for up to EUR 40.000 which could be used for specific services: grant application writing, preparation of a pitch deck, SEO optimisation and go-to-market strategy. These services are mainly served in five ecosystems - France, Germany, Italy, Lithuania and Romania. However, it is not limited to these countries and with an extensive network across entire Europe the project facilitates any blockchain startup's growth! Apply until September 8, 2020.
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