Innovative activities support

In Rostov region innovation activity of small and medium-sized business entities (SMSB) is priority area.

Support in the field of innovations carried out in several ways

Financial support

As part of the Strategy of socio-economic development of the Rostov region for the period up to 2020 provides for the following forms of direct financial support:
1. Subsidies to innovation for reimbursement of capital and (or) the ongoing costs associated with the production of innovative products (goods, works, services)
2. Subsidies for reimbursement of the costs of implementing energy efficiency programs
3. Subsidies for reimbursement of expenses for lease payments
4. Subsidies for small and medium-sized businesses in order to recover part of the costs for the payment of interest on credits (loans)
5. Subsidies for reimbursement of the cost of the merger and (or) to connect to the network: electric, gas distribution, water and sanitation
6. Subsidies for reimbursement of expenses related to participation in Russian and foreign exhibitions and fairs
7. Subsidies budding entrepreneurs to compensate some of the costs of one's own business
8. Subsidies for reimbursement of the cost of acquisition of a bank guarantee or a guarantee of third parties, insurance premiums
9. Subsidies for reimbursement of the cost of training, retraining and advanced training of personnel, including remote format
10. Subsidies for the creation of pre-school education centers
11. Subsidies for the creation of children's pastime centers
12. Subsidies for child development centers pastime
13. Subsidies for reimbursement of the costs associated with payment services to implement the mandatory requirements of Russian legislation and (or) the legislation of the importing country

Infrastructure to support small and medium-size enterprises in the sphere of innovations
Activating innovation and accelerate the application of scientific and technological developments in mass production is not possible without the formation and development of regional innovation infrastructure.

In order to support the development of innovative business in the area operate:
NP «ERTSIR»;
Representation of the Foundation for Assistance to Small Innovative Enterprises in the scientific and technical sphere; ;
ОАО «Regionalnaya korporatsia razvitia».