Launch of two new ERDF Grant Schemes

Publication Date: Nov 14, 2016
 
Two new Grant Schemes will be launched. These are:

1. e-Commerce Grant Scheme
2. SME Consultancy Services Grant Scheme

The Grant Schemes are part-financed by the European Regional Development Fund 2014 - 2020.  The Measures and Support Division, being the designated Intermediate Body will  be launching calls for applications under two Grant Schemes under this initiative next week, both Schemes are managed through an open rolling call, with the first cut-off date being Tuesday 28 February 2017.

Target Group
Micro Enterprises
Small Enterprises
Medium-sized Enterprises 

e-Commerce Grant Scheme: MAXIMUM GRANT OF €5,000, PART-FINANCING UP TO 50% OF ELIGIBLE EXPENDITURE

This Grant Scheme is aimed at encouraging and supporting enterprises to increase their competitiveness by addressing this gap by adopting e-commerce through online sales in their daily operations. The measure shall support investment towards the design, development, implementation and delivery of an e-commerce website and/or a mobile application, or an upgrade of an existing website or mobile application to enable online sales/bookings

SME Consultancy Services Grant Scheme : MAXIMUM GRANT OF €4,000, PART-FINANCING UP TO 80% OF ELIGIBLE EXPENDITURE
This scheme seeks to support the development of:
Business Plan
Feasibility Study
Organisation and Operations Review 
Process and Systems Review 

More information in relation to these schemes may be accessed through the following website www.businessenhance.gov.mt​