Project - StartUpNorth


Description (EN): The novelty and objective of the main project is to co-create, collaboratively, and test new multi-actor based service delivery models which are cost-effective and transferable. Challenges in delivering health and social care services equally are crucial in rural areas. The expected outputs of the main project are 4 different evaluated multi-actor based service delivery models: 1) municipalities and SMEs’ services; 2) municipalities, SMEs’ and voluntary sector services; 3) SMEs’ and voluntary sector services; and 4) municipalities and voluntary sector services. These models contain various service delivery solutions in practice. Stakeholders of the project, local, regional and national public authorities, voluntary workers (including third sector) and SMEs, get support for conducting and developing more effective solutions. Finally, rural residents may benefit through more equal, better quality and cost-effective services.
Expected Results (EN): Preparedness of responsible authorities in remote, sparsely populated areas for environmental management in relation to climate change and impacts of new investments in exploitation of natural resources

Thematic Information

Thematics: Health and social services  Rural and peripheral development  
Specific Objective: Improved support systems tailored for start-ups and existing SMEs in remote and sparsely populated areas
Thematic Objective: (3) enhancing the competitiveness of SMEs by:
Investment Priority: (3a) promoting entrepreneurship, in particular by facilitating the economic exploitation of new ideas and fostering the creation of new firms, including through business incubators

Project Summary

Project name (EN): StartUpNorth
Project acronym: StartUpNorth

Period: 2014-2020
Date of latest update: 2019-09-10


Project start date: 2015-09-01
Project end date: 2016-06-30
Project status: Closed

Total budget/expenditure: EUR 49.475,68
European Union funding: EUR 29.250,02

Project documents

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Partners Data

Lead Partner (EN): Arctic Business Incubator
Lead Partner: Arctic Business Incubator
Department: Skellefteå branch office
Address: Gymnasievägen 16, Skellefteå, Sweden
Legal status: public

Department: Regional Development Department
Address: Dillon House,, Ballaghaderreen, Co Roscommon,, IRELAND
Legal status: public

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