Under the Entrepreneurial Impulse 2014 Support Program for entrepreneurship and crafts, HAMAG-BICRO makes direct financial contributions to SMEs in a form of grants by implementing the Strengthening Business Competitiveness activity.
The activity is intended for crafts and companies with at least ten employees, which are in the category of small and medium entrepreneurship pursuant to the Small Businesses Development Promotion Act (OG 29/02, 63/07, 53/12). Grants are aimed at projects in the manufacturing industry, environmental protection and the IT sector. Part of the funds are also aimed at innovative SME projects.
The maximum grant amount one SME may receive in 3 fiscal years is HRK 1,400,000 (approximately € 186,600).