The Parliamentary Secretariat for EU Presidency 2017 and EU funds has just released the first two schemes under the Business Enhance ERDF Grant Schemes initiative. These two schemes are:

  1. SME Growth Grant Scheme
  2. Start-up Invest Grant Scheme

The schemes open on Wednesday 13th July 2016. Applications for project proposals under the first two schemes will be received as from Wednesday 13 July 2016 up to noon of Friday 30 September 2016.

The Grant Schemes under this initiative will be administered and managed by the Measures and Support Division within the Ministry for European Affairs and Implementation of the Electoral Manifesto.

More information can be obtained from: or by sending an email to Sarah Grech on [email protected]. Alternatively you can call on 22001142.

In a statement, the Ministry for Tourism said it encouraged all tourism stakeholders to take an active role and partake in these two schemes, as well as any other future opportunities.