Europa Media Trainings

Public and private funding for startups and SMEs

Course lead

Gain some practical knowledge on the different types of public and private funding available for startups and SMEs. Discover the basics of both public and private funding opportunities and support tools, adapted to your business.

Course content

A short and practical e-learning course adapted to your business stage of development – ranging from ideation to even more mature ventures.

You will be able to choose the right options for your idea or business, while taking into account the pros and cons of each side. 

Public funding module will discuss:

-    EU public funding options that you can access and how to look for them, guided by examples
-    support tools that the EU can offer for your startup or SME, under different programmes
-    how to choose and apply for EU funding and support, guided by examples

Private funding will introduce:

-    sources of private funding for your startup or SME
-    how to choose the right private funding depending on the development stage of your business 
-    how to balance pros and cons, and decide which options suits your business better 

Estimated time investment of the course: 1 hour

Content of the course: 2 presentations

The course is accessible for 3 months.

Public funding

This is module is an introduction to EU public funding opportunities.

Private funding

In this module we will go over how the private funding landscape work.