EU funding for 9 Irish SMEs with big ideas


The EU's scientific research fund has just announced funding for nine small Irish companies with big ideas. The funding is being allocated under the Horizon 2020 SME Instrument.

The nine Irish SMEs will receive Phase 1 funding, i.e. a lump-sum of €50 000 to cover drafting a business plan plus three days of business coaching and free business acceleration services.

Since the launch of the EU's SME Instrument in 2014, a total of 65 Irish SMEs have now been granted Phase 1 funding.

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