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Finance concept: Light Bulb on digital backgroundFunding advisory…with focus on grants…. Our advisory  services focus on the different available funding opportunities across the European Union: EU-grants, State -Aid schemes, EEA & Norway grants, other alternative funding and incentive programmes.

The Opportuniy. Grants and subsidies optimize the financial structure of an investment making it more feasible under difficult access to private finance. Even in those cases where a stable financial profile of the company enables a good access to private finance (banks, investment funds, private equities etc,), grants will always increase the attractiveness of an investment project… Read more

Typically, EU-grants and similar funding are non-reimbursable money. They are available to both private and public beneficiaries.
At Winnovart, we are dedicated to provide funding opportunities to the private sector. We aim to be the first name to be considered by SMEs and large enterprises across different industries looking for attractive solutions to finance their investment projects.

Almost regardless of your business case and activity profile, we will always provide innovative ideas for financing your investment.
Funding rates may vary depending on company size, project location and profile. Nevertheless, private enterprise can get in most of the cases up to 70% financing of their investments’ eligible costs. In some cases the funding rate can go up to 100% of specific eligible expenses.

There is a large variety of grants & incentive programmes available on the European market. According to our experience we would structure it into 4 main groups:
EU-funding programmes offered and managed directly by the European Comission, available to applicants across entire European Union
EU-funding programmes implemented locally, in each EU-member state, by the responsible local authorities
Local State-aid and incentive mechanisms, available in individual countries or regions, according to specific local policies
Regional funding programmes available for a wider region (comprising more countries) but implemented locally – for example the EEA and Norway financial mechanism addressing a group of EU-member states in Central and Eastern Europe.

The Challenge….Knowing and controlling the process makes a project successful under a funding programme There are various funding opportunities on the market, attractive grant volumes and funding rates, but also complex requirements to fulfill…Read more

Typically, EU-grants and similar funding are non-reimbursable money. They are available to both private and public beneficiaries. Mandatory first steps are the definition of a sustainable investment project and identification of most suitable funding programmes available.
A key point is then the formal eligibility of the project and applicant, depending on the specific criteria and requirements of the targeted programme. Once these milestones are overcome, you may continue the application process.
There are 4 generic phases in the development and implementation of an investment project in a public-funding context:
1. formal eligibility structuring
2. preparing and filing a competitive application
3. successfully passing the evaluation phase and receiving the funding approval
4. implementing the project according to the approved structure

Our role… At Winnovart, we know the game when it comes to funding programmes.
Our consulting approach covers the whole process…Read more

Our range of services comprise:
– Eligibility check (project/applicant)
– Structuring the financing concept
– Developing the required business plans/ feasibility studies
– Full- prepare of the application file
– Support during the evaluation process
– Project management during the implementation phase (with special attention on the procurement process, reporting obligations and payment claims)

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Winnovart Explore introducing Bold Technologies. Gamification of digital training for the finance sector. Funding ready with EEA & Norway grants.

At Winnovart, we regularly promote European innovation champions, game-changing organisations in their sectors, as well as established industrial players looking to work with innovative technology companies. We are proud to contribute to their stories, by doing what we know best – accelerate their access to … Read more

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Winnovart Survey Results (preliminary) – Blended funding schemes in the UK. The experience of Private Investors with the pilot schemes.

Public- Private funding schemes or blended schemes combining private funding and grants have the potential to change (for good!) the grants-funding market space in the UK (and Europe). At Winnovart, we believe this is the most interesting thing happening in … Read more

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Winnovart Survey Results (preliminary) – Blended funding schemes in the UK/ Europe. Private Investors with no experience with such schemes.

Public-Private funding schemes or blended schemes combining private funding and grants have the potential to change (for good!) the grants-funding market space in the UK (and Europe). At Winnovart, we believe this is the most interesting thing happening in this … Read more

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Winnovart surveys. Blended funding schemes in the UK/ Europe. The case for mixing grants and private funding. Survey towards Private Investors

Public- Private funding schemes or blended schemes combining private funding and grants have the potential to change (for good!) the grants-funding market space in the UK (and Europe). At Winnovart, we believe this is the most interesting thing happening in … Read more

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Winnovart surveys. Blended funding schemes in the UK/ Europe. The case for mixing grants and private funding. Survey for innovative tech companies/ SMEs

Public- Private funding schemes or blended schemes combining private funding and grants have the potential to change (for good!) the grants-funding market space in the UK (and Europe). At Winnovart, we believe it is the most interesting thing happening in … Read more

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Winnovart Surveys are becoming plastic-positive! Take our surveys and make an impact. We will take care of the rest.

We are partnering with Empower Norway to make Winnovart Surveys plastic positive. From now on, your every survey response with Winnovart will make an impact! Enabled by blockchain, empowered by creative, positive thinking 😊 How does this work? For every … Read more

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Coronavirus impact on grants-funding. Winnovart update.

We hope you are all keeping well and staying safe during these very unusual times. In various ways, we are all affected by the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) crisis these days, in many aspects of business and life. This is why, we … Read more

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Winnovart Explore

Winnovart Explore – introducing OSINT Analytics Norway. Leading edge technology for data mining.

At Winnovart, we regularly promote organisations from Norway and Iceland (the Donor States of the EEA & Norway grants) – innovation champions and leading suppliers of novel technologies and solutions.  Today we are introducing OSINT Analytics – a Norwegian innovator in the area of data mining and analysis. Their OSINT technology and know-how helps in finding information amongst trillions of available … Read more

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Winnovart Explainer – EEA & Norway grants for green, blue and ICT projects in Romania

[updated on 10 April 2020] EUR 18.5 million funding is available for business innovation projects on the Romanian market under the EEA & Norway grants. The focus areas of the funding programme are Green Industry Innovation, Blue Growth and ICT.  This funding comes through the SMEs Growth … Read more

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European funding trends in 2020, with Winnovart

It is the start of a new decade for us all in general, and this partly applies to the grants-funding marketspace in Europe, too (funding cycles are actually a bit shorter than a decade). 2020 is the last year of … Read more

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