DEADLINE: EBRD Star Venture programme

The EBRD’s Star Venture programme identifies high potential, innovative start-ups which are ready for lift-off.

They support them with world-class business advice and access to finance to strengthen their performance and accelerate their life cycle.

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.

What they offer

  • Business diagnostics workshops
  • Customised consulting projects
  • Online/in-person mentoring sessions
  • Global networks of business partners
  • Access to finance

Are you eligible?

  • Your business or your development team are based in one of 30 countries listed here
  • You have an annual turnover of up to €1 million
  • You have been in business for less than 5 years
  • You have the technology that makes your business scalable
  • The enterprise’s main areas of activity fall under any business area except: military products or services, gambling, tobacco, alcoholic drinks

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

Call for applications from Bulgaria, Moldova and Romania

We are currently accepting applications from high-potential start-ups in Bulgaria, Moldova and Romania. Please refer to the guidelines and registration link below. Apply by April 03, 2022


Application form


Apr 03 2022


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