Expected Call in 2024
*data is based on the version of the guide in the last call (2022). The relevant data will be updated with the publication of the new notice and possible changes might occur.
–> Completion of the preliminary questionnaire is a prerequisite for arranging a meeting.
Upon completion and submission of the questionnaire, the officer in charge will contact you.
Its aim is to increase the integration of digital technology into Small and Medium-sized Enterprises.
The scheme concerns new and existing small and medium-sized enterprises from all economic sectors, excluding fisheries, aquaculture and activities related to the primary production or processing or marketing of agricultural products.
The financial support consists of funding defined eligible costs for the implementation and exploitation of digital upgrading to existing or new small and medium-sized enterprises.
The main objectives of the Scheme are:
– Enhance the digital identity of businesses.
– Increase the amount of small and medium-sized enterprises that use information and communication technologies, including the e-commerce sector.
– Promoting digital entrepreneurship
The grant percentage is 50% of the total eligible budget with a maximum limit of €50,000 and in the case of businesses that are established or will be established in rural and disadvantaged areas, the grant percentage will be 60% of the total eligible budget with a maximum limit the €60,000.
The minimum investment amount is set at €5,000.
Other expenses for other Digital Upgrade costs not directly related to IT Systems (consulting services for the preparation & submission of application)
|Off-the-shelf software produced for the mass market
|Specialized Software, Systems, Programs and IT Services. (Cost Coverage up to 36 months – license & maintenance)