Information meetings regarding the application and implementation processes of the Second Call for Proposals of the Employment Committed SME Support Programme within the Empowering the Private Sector to Foster Social and Economic Cohesion in Türkiye (FOSTER) Project has ended.

The meetings, held in Adana, Ankara, Bursa, Gaziantep, Hatay, İstanbul, İzmir, Kahramanmaraş, Kayseri, Kilis, Kocaeli, Konya, Mardin, Mersin, and Şanlıurfa, attracted significant attention with the participation of approximately 2000 SMEs.

As part of the Second Call for Proposals, beneficiary SMEs will be provided with grant support of up to TRY 1 million! Beneficiary SMEs can utilize this support for personnel expenses, machinery, equipment, molds, software, and training expenses.

Thanks to the programme, at least 1,475 SMEs will benefit from grant, thereby creating and retaining a total of 2,950 employment positions!

FOSTER Project is financed by the European Union, managed by KfW Development Bank, and implemented by KOSGEB.