Pleased to announce that we opened new round of application for finding new Star Ventures. Encouraging all high potential start-ups to apply. The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) #StarVenture programme funded by Ministry of Finance, Luxembourg offers startups from Western Balkans access to mentorship, technical advisory, as well as advice on financing mechanisms, access to extended international networks of customers and partners and international market soft landings.
Apply by 30 September 2020!
The EBRD’s Star Venture programme identifies high potential, innovative start-ups which are ready for lift off.
We support them with world-class business advice and access to finance to strengthen their performance and accelerate their life cycle.
We are currently receiving applications for the second cohort of start-ups from the Western Balkans.
Star Venture assigns these start-ups advisory projects tailored to their specific competencies and needs. Our consulting services cover a wide range of segments, including strategy, business planning, finance, operations, organisation, marketing and sales among others.
What we offer
- Business diagnostics workshops
- Customised consulting projects
- Online/in-person mentoring sessions
- Global networks of business partners
- Access to finance
Are you eligible?
- You are based in the EBRD regions
- You have an annual turnover of up to €1 million
- You have been in business for less than 5 years
- You operate in any sector but have technology that makes scalable business
Do you fit the profile?
- You demonstrate a high potential to scale
- You have a competitive advantage
- You display a strong market opportunity
- You are committed to continuous engagement throughout the programme
How to apply
Every year, we select a cohort of start-ups to join the programme on a competitive basis. A call for applications will be announced here and will be promoted across our corporate social media channels. For further enquiries, please contact us at StarVenture@ebrd.com
We are currently receiving applications for the second cohort of start-ups from the Western Balkans. Please follow the guidelines below and send the application to StarVenture@ebrd.com and Dejan Tonic at firstname.lastname@example.org