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 and Science Venture. In March 2017 we start these acceleration programs with selected startups. During 4 months you work towards a scalable… 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 Netherlands, 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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