A business development grant could make it easier for your business to reach new international markets faster or to better use digital tools. You can register your expression of interest here.
Business development grants are for small enterprises wanting to
The grant is intended to contribute to the sustainable growth and competitiveness of your business.
Does your company have
If you answered Yes to these questions, you are welcome to send in an expression of interest.
Shortly, we will publish a powerpoint in English with all relevant information needed to apply.
Note that the added skills must be new to and come from outside the company.
You can apply for a business development grant of SEK 50,000–250,000. You must set out what your total cost will be in your expression of interest. You can then receive a grant to cover up to half of this cost. Your company must pay for the remainder of the cost.
You fill out an expression of interest to Länsstyrelsen Stockholm and send it to email@example.com.
Many steps? Do not be afraid, we will guide you through it. It is much easier than to apply for grants from the European Union.
Internationalisation means moving into an international market, that is, preparations for import or export. If you are looking to start selling your products or buy products from abroad, a business development grant could assist you in reaching new markets. Business development grants have existed since 2012 and are financed by the Swedish Agency for Economic and Regional Growth. Read more at tillvaxtverket.se/checkar.
Digitalisation means to digitise your company's operational procedures through the use of digital tools and systems. A business development grant could assist you in finding out how you better can use your current digital system or how to find either a new one or your first. Eligible costs include for example developing a digitalisation strategy, identifying new business models, services to improve digital processes, and e-commerce. This particular grant started in 2017 and was increasingly popular. It is also financed by the Swedish Agency for Economic and Regional Growth. Read more at tillvaxtverket.se/checkar.