This incentive seeks to support SMEs through non-repayable Grants to part-finance investment towards expansion, diversification, innovation of the operations and initial investment, aimed at potentially improving the productivity of the enterprise
MAXIMUM GRANT CAPPED AT €120,000
This scheme is funded through the European Regional Development Fund and will part-finance 50% of the eligible costs with a minimum funding amount of €10,000 and maximum funding amount of €120,000 per operation. Investments in Gozo will benefit from an additional 10% aid intensity.
NEXT CUT-OFF DATE: December 29, 2023 – Noon
FURTHER ANNOUNCED CUT-OFF DATES:
|DECEMBER 29, 2023||JANUARY 31, 2024||FEBRUARY 29, 2024|
|MARCH 28, 2024||APRIL 30, 2024||MAY 31, 2024||JUNE 28, 2024|
Documents related to SME Enhance (de Minimis) can be found below:
- SME Enhance (de Minimis) – Practical Guidelines
- SME Enhance (de Minimis) – User Guide to the Application Form V1.1
- SME Enhance (de Minimis) – Guidance Notes V1.1
The link to submit an application may be found here.