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Research, Development & Innovation Fund

Increase sales and employment with research and development

With this funding, businesses can address technical challenges by developing their Research, Development and Innovation capabilities.

Who is it for?

You might be eligible if: 

  • You are an existing Enterprise Ireland (EI) client
  • You are a potential EI client operating a small to medium business 
  • You are trading internationally in manufacturing or an eligible services industry

Eligibility is subject to terms and conditions.

What do you get?

  • Grant rates up to 60% of the project cost
  • Grants rates depend on company size, collaboration and the nature of the project

What can it be used for?

The development of new products or services that must:

  • Resolve a technical challenge
  • Be non-routine 
  • Be a ‘step-up’ for the company in research and development ability

Get in touch

If this sounds like the right support for your business, call our dedicated hub for more details on how to apply.

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