Financial oportunities in Czech Republic

Subsidies and financial opportunities for start-ups

Public finance

Indirect support:

  • Operational Programme Enterprise and Innovation, Co-financing business projects in the manufacturing industry and related services. Funding will derive in part from EU structural funds (85%) and in part from the state budget (15%)
  • Investment incentives, For capital investments in projects in this category, the level of financial support may be up to 5% of the costs, in addition to the standard investment incentives. This support is available for projects in the processing industry and technological centres. Funded by the Czech Government

Direct support (provided by following state institutions):

  • Ministry of Industry and Trade
  • Ministry of Agriculture
  • Ministry of the Environment
  • Ministry of Culture
  • State subsidies and support programmes, for example for rural development


Subsidy and grant programmes in individual regions

EU funding:

  • Operational Programme “Enterprise and Innovation”
  • Operational Programme “Environment”
  • Operational Programme “Training for competitiveness”
  • Operational Programme “Research and Development for Innovation”
  • Operational Programme “Transport”
  • Operational Programme “Human resources and employment”
  • Integrated Operational Programme
  • Regional Operational Programmes

Act on Support for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises – Small and medium enterprises support strategy 2014-2020

EU funding: Programme for the Competitiveness of enterprises and SMEs (COSME) 2014-2020


Public – private organisations


Crowd funding platforms

  • Fondomat – Helps to fund creative, new business and charity-based endeavors
  • Nakopni