Funding programs for founders in Saxony-Anhalt
To make a big step like the foundation of your own business, start-up capital is needed. We present some selected funding programs:
The state of Saxony-Anhalt with the support of the European Social Fund (ESF) grants individual training programs for founders to ensure subsistence next to high innovative projects.
Objective of the funding is a sustainable establishment of company founders and young companies to generate new jobs.
Ego.-Gründungstranfer (Founding transfer)
The state of Saxony-Anhalt with the support of the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) grants innovative founding projects at universities.
Objective is to support potential founders in the pre-founding phase in developing their business idea to a start-up and to permanently establish a culture of self-employment and entrepreneurial spirit.
The state of Saxony-Anhalt with the support of the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) grants universities regarding the establishment of new incubators and the
Objective of the funding is to enable the development and tests of innovative business ideas in the pre-seed phase and to increase the amount and the quality of innovate, technology-orientated and knowledge-based company foundations.
EXIST-Gründerstipendium (Start-up scholarship)
The EXIST-Gründerstipendium supports students and graduates as well as scientist and researchers from the university and other research institutions who want to realize their foundation idea and implement the business model.
The business idea should be an innovative, technology-orientated or knowledge-based project with a significant unique selling point and good economic prospects.
EXIST-Forschungstransfer (Transfer of Research)
EXIST-Forschungstransfer supports excellent research-based start-up projects which demand complex and risky development work.
There are plenty of further funding programs for founders and universities. You can find more information here:
Förderdatenbank des Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Energie (Funding Database of Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy)
Förderprogramme der Investitionsbank Sachsen-Anhalt (Funding the Development Bank of Saxony-Anhalt)