San Marino

Ufficio di Stato Brevetti e Marchi

via 28 luglio,196 Borgo Maggiore
47893 SanMarino
REPUBLIC OF SAN MARINO


Ms. Silvia Rossi
National Project Coordinator


Phone: +378 883859
Mail: silvia.rossi.ubm@pa.sm or eureka.rsm@gov.sm

FUNDING BODY

The Office for Research Coordination and Promotion, located in the State Office for Patents and Trademarks, is responsible for managing the funds allocated to support San Marino companies active in R&D.

FUNDING TOOLS

Subsidised credit are a major funding resource for companies engaged in industrial research, precompetitive development, innovation and technology transfer. Credit is granted by the banks joining the initiative. Loan interest is paid by the Government. Loans are granted on an annual basis by the banks that are part of the initiative based on the maximum amount of funding allocated under the State Budget.

FUNDING IN SAN MARINO

LOANS

Subsidised credit shall be granted:
1) only to entities having legal personality under San Marino legislation
2) only if the project entails an overall investment of 100,000 Euro to be paid by the San Marino applicant alone
3) if the applicant employs at least 5 employees or 3 employees and 2 project managers.

Subsidised credit may cover up to 50 percent of eligible costs.