The very high demand and the strict requirements of the above schemes mean that very few companies or consortia are selected, and even fewer are finally funded. Even those who obtain funding often need to apply for a loan to meet all their needs for credit.
In other cases, the proposed technological development is sufficiently developed to be offered for implementation in geographical areas in need of aid or reconstruction and thus support progress or recovery in developing countries or regions. In addition to the region to which they are assigned, all the institutions have their own priorities when deciding on which type of research project to support.
In this regard, organisations such as the European Investment Bank, the Inter-American Development Bank, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and the World Bank all use the services of Qi Europe.
To obtain one of these loans the applicant must submit a full proposal for project finance in which the project feasibility is demonstrated and its solvency is guaranteed.