Financing Your Business

Centre for International Soft Funding – CSIF  - Accelerating Access to Finance

The CISF at the Oslo International Hub is a one stop-shop for funding for innovative companies. We see our role as a pathfinder in leading companies through the jungle of available soft funding in Europe and Internationally.

The aim is to assist companies in navigating the complex landscape of international grant and loan funding. The CISF will also aim to facilitate for partnerships between Norwegian companies and companies outside of Norway, and provide a meeting platform between the companies and investors.

The focus will be on the Horizon 2002 SME-Instrument, the EEA and Norwegian Financial mechanism, America´s Seed Fund and financial instrument´s offered by the European Investment Bank and the European Investment Fund.

Why work with us

  • Experts in soft and Angel funding.
  • Operate with partners across Europe.
  • Dedicated to lead your company through the jungle of available soft funding.
  • We are on your side – committed to provide best information available to support your decision making.
  • Help you to create partnerships across boarders and markets.

What do we have to offer

  • Competence and partnership
  • One stop shop for soft funding for Norwegian companies
  • Grant funding EU Horizon 2020
  • Grant funding EEA and Norway grants
  • Nordic funding
  • EIB Financial Instruments
  • Network of Angels, VC and Investors
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