From November 17, graduates, students and the unemployed will be able to apply for up to 74 thousand. USD low-interest loan for starting your own business.
The loans will be granted as part of the second stage of the “First Business – Startup Support” program, initiated by the Ministry of Labor and Social Policy, whose aim is to break the labor market, counteract unemployment and promote employment. The program is implemented in cooperation with Bank Good Finance.
The interest rate on the loan will be 0.56%. per year
You can apply for it: unemployed persons regardless of age, registered at the employment office; graduates of private or public universities within 4 years of receiving the diploma; high school graduates within 4 years of receiving the diploma; final year students. The repayment period for such a loan is to be 7 years, with a one-year grace period.
Young people are very enterprising, have new, great ideas, and our role is to support these ideas. Over the next few years, we plan to allocate USD 500 million to the development of entrepreneurship – said Władysław Kosiniak-Kamysz, Minister of Labor and Social Policy.
To obtain a loan
You must contact the financial intermediary operating the program in the given voivodship (their list is available. These are Good Finance’s financial partners selected in the tender that deal with consulting, appraisal of applications, granting loans and monitoring repayments.
To run your own business you need an idea, courage, and determination. We are pleased that at the pilot stage students and graduates decided to take advantage of the loan and work “on their own” – said Vice President of the Management Board of Bank Good Finance Radosław Stępień at the ceremony of signing contracts with agents. – I hope that the unemployed as eagerly as graduates decide to self-employment because it will give them great independence and allow them to believe in their own strength – added President Stępień.