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Call for projects "OpenSoon 2023"

18 April 2023

Edition 2023 of the “OpenSoon” call for projects is launched. This call is addressed to Brussels merchants, either for projects whose opening is imminent or for those open since January 1st.

The support offered to the selected winners will translate into free guidance from (coaching and consultancy) combined with a regional grant of up to €15,000 + €5,000 thanks to the new increase "Dare the Neighborhood" for projects in the “Zone for Urban Revitalization” (more info in this video).

Other novelty in 2023: the requirement of the "Good Food" label in the restaurant/café category.

A multidisciplinary advisory committee will examine and evaluate all projects that meet the following criteria:

  • Commercial concept (quality, originality, feasibility and commercial strategy)
  • Location
  • Financial viability of the project

Would you like to learn more about the new edition of OpenSoon? 3 info sessions will be organized to answer your questions. Register for one of the sessions on:

Discover the modalities, registration form and deadlines (in French or Dutch)


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