My own business – three editions (01.01.2009 – 30.06.2014), EFS POKL 6.2, budget 5 789 900,10 PLN


Project dates:
1st edition: 01. 01. 2009 – 31. 12. 2009.
2nd eduition : 01. 08. 2010 – 31. 12. 2011.
3rd edition: 01. 01. 2013 – 30. 06. 2014.
Target group:
1st edition: all inhabitants of the Swietokrzyskie region interested in registering and running their own business.
II edycja: women of the Świetokrzyskie region interested in registering and running their own business.
III edycja: long-term unemployed at the age of 50+ of the the Świetokrzyskie region nterested in registering and running their own business.
Objective of the project: supporting target groups from the  Świętkorzyskie region in registring and running their own businessess.

The project participants were included in comprehensive advisory and training support. Those who after the training were interested in registering a business, could apply for a non-repayable investment grants for business development. Grant received persons whose business plans were best evaluated by a special committee appointed by SIR. The maximum grant was 40 000PLN and the maximum level of funding was set at 85% of the total cost of business investment. Persons who have registered the companies also received financial support to a maximum of 4 200 PLN  paid in instalments of no more than 1 276 PLN per month for the first 6 months of business.

Type of services provided:
Comprehensive legal advisory and counselling,
Trainings on entrepreneurship, how to register a business,
Non-repayable investment subsidies for business development, up to 40 000 PLN.
Financial bridging support for grants receivers for the first six months of activity (up to 6000 PLN).
Legal, accountant and investment advisory in the first year of business activity.