You have an innovative business idea and the ambition to start your own company. At UtrechtInc you will develop your IT startup with a targeted approach including time, resources and money! The support UtrechInc offers starts within the Pressure Cooker. In Sep 2016 we start this acceleration program with selected startups. During 4 months you work towards a scalable business model,… Read more
Let your startup grow
With the Rabo Pre-seed Fund Rabobank Utrecht, Utrecht Holdings and UtrechtInc help ambitious entrepreneurs with innovative ideas to get through the first steps of developing a product and building a company.
- You want funding for your startup (max. 5 years old).
- You have an innovative business idea in climate, health or education.
- You have the ambition to turn it into a fast growing business.
- You have the competence in your team to make it all happen.
- You will spend most the money on the development of your product or service.
- You are with your company (or going to be) based in the region of Utrecht.
These are the terms
- The pre-seed loan is a loan to your company (BV/VOF etc)
- The interest rate is 8% per year if you invest an amount of 20% of the total pre-seed loan from your own funds.
If not, the interest rate is 12,5%
- Maximum 2 years after the start of the loan you will start with repayments
- Repayments are made in a 3 year scheme of monthly payment
- Faster repayment is possible without extra costs
- You will inform the Rabo Pre-Seed Fund about the progress and financial status of your company
How do you apply?
Fill in the application form.
We contact you for a first selection by (telephone) intake.
Pitch for a committee of experienced entrepreneurs, investors and innovation experts.
After a positive advice of the committee, we sign the contract and the money will be transferred to your account.
You and your team build a beautiful fast growing business.
Since 2006, we have funded
€2.900.000 to 81 startups.
Meet 3 of them
and get through the first steps of developing a product and building a company
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