- 6 May, 2019
- Posted by: partners
- Category: Blog
Reimbursable aid aimed at promoting the creation and development of technology-based and / or innovative SMEs.
Beneficiaries of the aid may be Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) that comply with the characteristic of being industrial extractive, transforming, productive and technical services (linked to the product-process) related to the above and that are considered technology-based and / or innovative.
Activities and eligible expenses.
The investments made by beneficiary entities within the territory of the Autonomous Community of the Basque Country and maintained for a minimum of three years will be the object of assistance.
203.- Industrial Property and Patents.
206.- Computer applications.
210.- Lands and natural assets.
212.- Technical installations.
215.- Other facilities.
217.- Equipment for information processes.
The investment in “Land and Natural Assets”, as well as, “Constructions” will be considered for a maximum amount equal to the rest of the eligible assets. In the case of exceeding this maximum amount, the surplus investment will not count as an eligible investment.
In any case, the assets must be directly related to the activity that constitutes the corporate purpose of the company.
Characteristics of the aids:
1.- The aids will take the form of repayable aids proportional to the investments to be made and started in the year of this call.
2.- The grants are intended for Technological and / or Innovative-based companies that meet the requirements of articles 6 and 8, that present a minimum admitted investment (according to the accounting headings established in article 11.2) of 120,000.00 euros and it entails, in turn, maintenance and / or generation of employment, in a maximum period of 24 months, from the beginning of the investments.
3.- The aid will be reimbursed according to what is established in article 22 «Reimbursement of aid».
4.- The refundable grants to be granted may amount up to 35% of the eligible investment, according to the provisions of the following article 14.
5.- The grants will be limited to a maximum of 150,000.00 euros for employment generated, and a maximum of 100,000.00 euros when it comes to job maintenance. In any case, the amount of 1,500,000.00 euros may be exceeded.
Amounts of Aids.
The SMEs that are beneficiaries of the refundable grants may opt for the following intensities depending on whether they are Technological and / or Innovative:
Category Innovative Technology
Small 35% 30%
Medium 30% 25%
Until June 11, 2019.