Germany offers a wide variety of funding opportunities for entrepreneurs at both the state and federal levels. The forward-thinking institutions listed on the following pages provide not only funding for entrepreneurs, but also support with setting up a new business or expanding existing facilities.
Federal Entrepreneurship Funding

Each of Germany’s federal states (Länder) offers a range of customized services for entrepreneurs, including assistance with the funding application process, finding the appropriate location, obtaining permits, recruiting personnel and providing information about growth areas. The available resources can be filtered by category, topic, and state.
State Entrepreneurship Funding
– See more at: http://www.germaninnovation.org/resources/entrepreneurship-funding#sthash.388V7XWl.dpuf