BIO has public funds to carry out its mission and its investment decisions are the result of a comprehensive and transparent process of analysis and evaluation.
Each project is handled with the utmost confidentiality. The duration of the investment process between first contact and the final decision varies on a case by case basis. You will find a detailed description of the investment process as well as all documents relating to applying for funding or grants in the "Library" section. More information on the countries BIO invests in is available on the countries page.
Any request for financing must be accompanied by a business plan that allows an initial evaluation of the project to be performed. This must include:
You can download a check-list to help you draw up this plan below.
The required documents may be sent electronically to:
BIO can co-finance feasibility studies or technical assistance projects through the form of grants.
Any request for a feasibilty study must be accompanied by the application form available below. The duly completed form must be sent electronically to: MSMESupport[@]bio-invest.be.