Ukraine launched a grant program for start-ups in the field of military technologies – up to $35,000

Minister of Digital Transformation Mikhail Fedorov announced the launch of a grant support program for dual-purpose projects. Projects in the field of military technology will be able to receive up to $35,000. You can apply for a grant at the link.

Projects in which areas can receive a grant?

The Foundation provides grant support to projects operating in the following areas: defense, cybersecurity, infrastructure restoration, healthcare, education.

This is a non-refundable financial assistance for dual-use projects that meets three needs at the same time:

  • Covers project development costs;
  • Provides access to the best mentors and experts;
  • Increases the country’s defense capability and contributes to its rapid post-war recovery..

Each project will be able to receive up to $35,000

The grant is available in the amount of up to $35,000, of which $25,000 is directed to the activities of the applicant, and in the US 10,000 to pay for the services of the Accredited Accelerator.

There are no restrictions on the amount of investments received or income of the applicant of the Grant Support Program for Dual-Use Projects.

How to apply?

Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis. You can apply for a grant here. After that, you will need to go through the following stages of selection and evaluation:

  • Internal compliance (verification of the application for compliance with the Regulations on grant support for dual-use projects);
  • Expert review;
  • Approval by the Supervisory Board;
  • Conclusion of a grant agreement.