Public Funding


Miracor received public funding from the following institutions:



Austria Wirtschaftsservice (aws) is Austria’s national government promotional bank and support scheme. As a one-stop-shop it is set to implement the Austrian government’s economic policies. Created in 2002 by pooling the knowledge of four existing promotional schemes it represents a highly professional intermediary which offers a broad range of company-related investment assistance programs, services and financing – from the pre-seed up to the expansion and internationalization stages.

aws works in close cooperation with international financial institutions and European partner organizations. Furthermore aws is a member of the Network of European Financial Institutions for Small and Medium Sized Enterprises (NEFI) and the European Association of Mutual Guarantee Societies (AECM).

aws supports Miracor under the “Double Equity” program



The Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG) is the national funding institution for applied industrial research in Austria. FFG offers a comprehensive range of services for Austrian enterprises, research institutions and researchers – from the management of public funding programs to consulting services in all phases of technology development and innovation, from support for integration into European research programs and networks to the promotion of Austria’s interests at the European and the international level. FFG has supported Miracor with a research grant for Miracor’s development activities.



The Academic Business Incubator INiTS offers support, advice and funding for academics who are aiming to start up their own company. INiTS has assisted Miracor in the initial phases of the company formation and development.


ZIT GmbH offers a comprehensive range of measures with its technology funding program ZIT13plus.
The target groups of ZIT funding are primarily innovative Viennese companies and founders. Other target groups (e.g. research institutions) can be funded if they actively work together with or on behalf of Viennese companies. ZIT GmbH bestows cash grants from funds supplied by the City of Vienna.