R & D projects are supported by different national and international funds at very high rates as grants and / or interest-free loans. In order for companies to benefit from these supports, it is absolutely necessary to have R & D projects.Istanbul Consulting Group analyzes the R & D projects based on the evaluation criteria of the source of the companies.
In the section titled finding a project idea for companies, R & D ideas that can be traded through our technical consultants are presented.

R & D Project Development Steps

• SWOT Analysis
• Market Research
• Research Team Establishment
• Technology Research
• Literature Survey
• Patent Research
• Resource Survey
• Standard Research

Grant supports (40-75%) are provided by TÜBİTAK-TEYDEB within the scope of the National Industrial R & D Projects Support Program. In addition, many other national and international grants and loans granted by the support are creating opportunities for our firms. İstanbul Consulting Group’s main field of activity is providing services on the subject of using these supports to companies. All necessary file preparation, reporting and presentation activities and application execution procedures are provided by İstanbul Consulting Group according to the source for these supports.

Main Funds Advised by Istanbul Consulting Group 

• TÜBİTAK-TEYDEB 1501 Industrial R & D Support Program
• TÜBİTAK-TEYDEB 1507 SME R & D Start-up Support Program
• TÜBİTAK-TEYDEB 1509 International Industrial R & D Projects Support
• TÜBİTAK-TEYDEB 1511 Priority Areas Research Technology Development and Innovation Projects Support Program
• TÜBİTAK-TEYDEB 1512 Individual Entrepreneurship Progressive Support Program
• European Union 7th Framework Program (FP7)
• R & D Center
• Development Agency Supports
• Ministry Supports

R & D Project Preparation and Support Activities

1. Project Determination (Examination of projects in terms of R & D support criteria, cost etc.)
2. Project Grant and Credit Sources Survey
3. Establishment of the Project Plan, Establishment of the Project Team
4. Project Time and Resource Planning
5. Creating the Project File
6. Construction of Project Application
7. Project Presentation and Preparing to Defend
8. Project Evaluation and Management of the Contractor

R & D Project Execution and Monitoring Activities

1. Project Execution Monitoring and Reporting
2. Creation of Monthly Progress Reports
3. Creation of Business Packs Progress Reports
4. Formation of Period Reports
5. Formulation of Financial Reports
6. Consultation on the Auditing Process of Financial Reports
Presentation of 7th Term Report and Preparation for Auditor Audit
8. Preparation of Project Final Report