On the 10th November 2016, the Government of Malta announced the launch of the ECommerce Grant Scheme and the SME Consultancy Services Grant Scheme with a total budget of €6M.
The launch of these two SME schemes are targeted to directly support your business in a number of areas under the Business Enhance ERDF Grant Schemes.
These two schemes address priority areas under Operational Programme I - Cohesion Policy 2014-2020 - Fostering a competitive and sustainable economy to meet our challenges. The schemes are intended to part finance investments relating to growth strategies. These schemes shall be administered on a demand-driven basis through an open rolling-call, and will be open to receive project proposals as from Thursday, 10 November 2016.
With the announcement of these additional two schemes the total funding made available to the SME industry adds up to 31M € and is spread out across the schemes listed below:
- SME Consultancy Services Grant Scheme (new)
- e-Commerce Grant Scheme (new)
- Start-up Investment Grant Scheme
- SME Growth Grant Scheme
- SME Diversification and Innovation Grant Scheme
- SME Internationalisation Grant Scheme
RSM Malta is authorized by the Measures and Support Division to provide consultancy services under the SME Consultancy Services Grant Scheme. Under this scheme your business could benefit from all the professional service lines offered by RSM Malta to develop your business in all areas addressed by the schemes.
The consultancy services offered include the development of Business Plans, Feasibility Studies, Process and Systems Reviews as well as Organisation and Operations Reviews.
Should you wish to discuss the above opportunities to develop your enterprise further, kindly contact William Spiteri Bailey, Gordon Micallef, or Robert Debono at RSM Malta on +356 2278 7000 or email on [email protected].