Croatia - Business Development and Innovation

Split, Croatia (Mana5280, Unsplash)
Split, Croatia(Mana5280, Unsplash)

The 2nd Calls for Proposals is launched.
Deadline: 27 January 2022, 14:00 (Croatian time).

Information about the approved projects from the 1st Call can be found under 'Results of the First Call for Proposals' below.


Important Information

Practical on line workshop for Preparation of Project Application, to be held on 12.01.2022, 10.00 - 12.00: If you want to learn how to prepare quality application and increase your chances to get support from our 2nd Call for Proposals, apply for the practical on-line workshop. For more details on how to apply check out the web site of our partner here:  Hrvatska gospodarska komora (


New Regional Aid Map for Croatia for 2022-2027 with 4 NUTS2 regions: The new rates will be applied from January 1 2022, and our Call text will be updated in the beginning of January 2022, when the new Regulation will come into force.


The Travel Support Call is open until January 25 2022: More information under Travel Support Scheme below.


Co-financing possibilities from HBOR: Applicants can co-finance projects with HBOR's lending programme.


For more info about the 2nd Call take a look at our presentation from the Regional information session held in Zagreb, November 11 2021. The video with our presentation starts from 3:03:00.

The ‘’Business development and Innovation’’ Programme will allocate more than 20 million euros to Croatian companies. Focus areas of investments and development will be Green Industry Innovation (manufacturing industry) and Blue Growth (marine, maritime, small scale tourism, and more). This will also be a first-time opportunity for Croatian companies to form strong relationships with Norwegian companies, universities and R&D centers for sharing knowledge and best practice.

About the Programme:

Business Development and Innovation Croatia is a business development Programme that aims to increase value creation and sustainable growth in the Croatian private sector.

The Programme is financed by Norway Grants and is a part of the EEA and Norway Grants 2014-2021. Read more about the EEA and Norway Grants.

For updated information about the Programme, we encourage you to check this website regularly.

Further inquiries can be made via the Programme e-mail address: