We invite innovative startups and early stage businesses, with significant growth potential, to apply for financing / investment. BAU’s support consist of early stage financing / investment (of up to EUR 100,000) and tailored business acceleration support, including access to international mentors, markets, funds, and networks.

We are fairly agnostic in the sectors we invest in. We look for innovative and technology related companies with great potential for international commercialization. Aligned with the values and expertise of the technical faculties of Ss. Cyril and Methodius University (UKIM) in Skopje, we also welcome advanced R&D spin-offs. We invest in two stages: seed and follow-on. The seed stage consists of an investment of up to EUR 25,000 and the follow-on stage of up to EUR 75,000 (we need to agree on the exact amouts).

To apply for an investment and tailored business acceleration support:

1. Complete our application form on F6S:

2. Upload your financial projections: Download

3. Upload your pitch deck: Download template (please feel free to use your own template) (you will be asked to upload your financial projections and pitch deck on the F6S platform)

Please make sure to review our eligibility criteria. We look forward to your application!

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