LID PROJECT: Public call for participation in the program of subsidizing administrative costs in starting business ideas and registering business entities in 2018

In partnership with “Local Integrated Development” Project (LID), which is primarily financed by European Union (EU) and implemented by the United Nations Development Programme in BiH and Federal Employment Bureau, Ministry of Economy of Zenica-Doboj Canton Canton, announces a “Public call for participation in the program of subsidizing administrative costs in starting business ideas and registering business entities in 2018”

By this public call all individuals and registered trades (not older than 6 months from the date of publication of this call) from the area of local self-government units (LSU) from Zenica-Doboj Canton (Breza, Doboj jug, Kakanj, Maglaj, Olovo, Tešanj, Usora, Vareš, Visoko, Zavidovići, Zenica i Žepče) are invited to submit an application for participation in the above-mentioned program.

As part of this public call, the applicants will be provided with the following support package:

1.  Specialist multi-day modular entrepreneurship training program;

2. Non-refundable financial support for the implementation of best-rated business plans;

3.  Mentoring support and monitoring during the first 6 months of business.

All proposed business ideas by physical persons and the basic activities of trades that apply to this public invitation must be exclusively related to one or more priority sectors: IT, textile processing, woodworking, metalworking, plastic processing and production of finished food products (primary production is excluded). Entries related to other sectors will not be considered.

Individuals and registered trades that meet the necessary conditions are invited to submit the applications, including all the necessary supporting documentation, by 25 May 2018 until 16:00. Applications can be submitted by registered post, courier or personally in the Zenica-Doboj Canton Government Building (Canton Post Office Protocol), using the address below for addressing:

MINISTRY OF ECONOMY OF ZENICA DOBOJ CANTON

KUČUKOVIĆI 2

72000 ZENICA

PUBLIC CALL FOR PARTICIPATION IN THE PROGRAMME OF SUBSIDIZING ADMINISTRATIVE COSTS IN STARTING BUSINESS IDEAS AND REGISTERING BUSINESS ENTITIES IN 2018.

Proof that the application was submitted within the deadline is the date on the postage slip, postmark or receipt.

All applications submitted on the basis of this public call must be submitted in a sealed envelope addressed to „PUBLIC CALL FOR PARTICIPATION IN THE PROGRAMME OF SUBSIDIZING ADMINISTRATIVE COSTS IN STARTING BUSINESS IDEAS AND REGISTERING BUSINESS ENTITIES IN 2018“.

During the filing period, applicants may obtain more information or directly address questions, inquiries and requests in writing, or by calling phone number 032/460-720 and/or 032/460-721 and/or telefax: 032/460-722 and/or e-mail: min.privreda@zdk.ba. so, more information is available on the website  www.zdk.ba.

Guidelines for Submission of Application and Application Form