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Reception of Project Application within Norwegian Financial Mechanism 2009-2014 programme „Green Industry Innovation” small grant scheme announced

01.07.2014

Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA) announced reception of Project application within Norwegian Financial Mechanism 2009-2014 programme „Green Industry Innovation” small grant scheme from 1st of July until 30th of September, 2014.

Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA) announced reception of Project application within Norwegian Financial Mechanism 2009-2014 programme „Green Industry Innovation” small grant scheme from 1st of July until 30th of September, 2014.

The aim of Small Grant Scheme is to facilitate development of new economic activities, granting support for enterprises in development and instruction of new or fundamentally improved products, services or technologies and development of entrepreneurial activity.

Eligible applicants are enterprises registered in the Republic of Latvia that complies with the status of a micro, small or medium sized enterprise; or an enterprise, registered in the Republic of Latvia and whose sole owner or one of the owners is a scientific institution, registered in the Register of Scientific Institutions. Mentioned enterprises are able to submit project applications in cooperation with Donor State partner that is a legal entity – business or scientific institution registered in Donor State (Norway).

The Small Grant Scheme will provide support for enterprises taken up in the Green Technology Incubator (its operator – “Green Industry Innovation Center”, and all project promoters of Small Grant Scheme will receive incubation services provided by the Incubator. The creation and operation of the Green Technology Incubator is supported under the programme “Green Industry Innovation” and is founded by three parties – University of Latvia, Riga Technical University and Industrial Development Corporation of Norway (SIVA). The aim of the Green Technology Incubator is to support creation and development of new businesses in “green innovation” areas.

Total budget for the open call is 872 800 EUR and grant per one project is 10 000 to 140 000 EUR.

Reception of project applications will be conducted in accordance with Regulation of the Cabinet of Ministers No.181 of the Republic of Latvia “Norwegian Financial Mechanism 2009-2014 Programme “Green Industru Innovation” implementation rules” of 2nd of April, 2013.

For more information visit LIAA webpage

The programme is operated by the Ministry of Economics of the Republic of Latvia and LIAA. In addition Innovation Norway is involved as a donor programme partner.

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