About Hezelburcht

For over 25 years Hezelburcht is providing comprehensive grant support to assist our clients in achieving their innovative, sustainable and societal ambitions. Our knowledge of grants, including regional, international and European programmes, as well as our experience in both the public and private sectors enable us to offer a full spectrum of services related to grants and other financial instruments.

Hezelburcht has become one of the largest support services provider in the field of grant consultancy and grant management in the Netherlands. With over 150 professionals within the Hezelburcht Group we work daily on our clients’ most groundbreaking projects and make a difference.

Realising ambitions – that is our main goal

Hezelburcht employs highly qualified ambitious and entrepreneurial consultants in the fields relevant to our clients. Our specialists speak the clients’ language and their backgrounds match the clients’ sectors and areas of expertise. Therefore, they not only have solid scientific/technical backgrounds, but also extensive, practical, sector-specific experience.

Currently over 100 professionals work for Hezelburcht specialised in, but not limited to, the following sectors: Life Sciences, Health & Food, High Tech Systems & Materials, Chemistry, Energy & Sustainability, Transport and ICT. By way of continued and extensive discussions with funding agencies and by building bridges between grant providers and beneficiaries, we increase the success rate of projects and reduce project risks.

Our headquarters are based in Nijmegen and work closely with the offices in Brussels, The Hague, Düsseldorf, Eindhoven and Amsterdam – all of them forging strong ties with and  between academic & industry partners, enterprise stakeholders and (international) funding bodies.

We continue to establish and consolidate excellent working relationships with funding bodies and executive agencies to better support our clients. By obtaining first-hand information on grants and related policies we are always ahead of the curve and familiar with the formal and the (in)formal priorities and opinions of decision-makers, which is an invaluable asset to the grant acquisition process.

Hezelburcht was founded in 1995.
Hezelburcht has 6 offices in Europe.
More than 100 professionals.
Experience in both the public and private sectors.

Full service grant support

Since 1995, Hezelburcht has developed extensive experience in supporting every step of the grant acquisition process – from identifying grant opportunities, assessing feasibility and preparing grant applications, to lobbying, monitoring compliance and supporting audits. Our client testimonials are an indication of our successful track record at regional, national, European and international levels.

Hezelburcht and FirstBlue

Hezelburcht has been an international grant consultancy firm for more than a decade. But since the start of our new location in Düsseldorf, we have also introduced our new international brand: FirstBlue. A different name, but still the same knowledge, expertise and services. A strong and futureproof base to realise our international ambitions.

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