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Business schemes available - 189
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Intellectual Asset Management Audit

Advice and guidance for businesses to carry out an Intellectual Asset Management Audit and possible financial support to protect patents, trademarks, design registration and licensing.

Invest Northern Ireland
European Space Agency

The European Space Agency promotes cooperation among European States in space research, technology and applications. Invest NI can help companies to bid for ESA contract development work in a range of space programmes.

Invest Northern Ireland
People Solutions

Advice and guidance for Invest NI customers across a wide range of Human Resources Management issues.

Invest Northern Ireland

Connected helps businesses improve performance by providing access to a broad portfolio of knowledge and technology support services.

Department for the Economy (DfE)
The Business Boost Programme

Providing businesses in Derry and Strabane District Council with free advice and mentoring to support growth.

Derry City and Strabane District Council
Single Minute Exchange of Dies (SMED)

Training course offering an introduction into the concepts and methods that lie behind SMED.

Invest Northern Ireland
Access to Work (NI)

Support for employers who wish to recruit or retain people with disabilities in employment.

Department for Communities (DfC)
Business Health Check

Business Heath Check is available to Invest NI customers and will confirm your business’s strengths, highlight development areas and gives your business a real insight into how to maximize business performance.

Invest Northern Ireland
Short Rotation Coppice Scheme - Northern Ireland

Grants for farmers to establish short rotation coppices, eg willow, to be harvested as a renewable energy source.

Department of Agriculture, Environment & Rural Affairs (DAERA)
Intellectual property: advice and guidance

Advice and guidance on intellectual property protection issues for companies based in Northern Ireland. Eligible businesses can also get financial assistance to carry out an Intellectual Asset Management Audit and to protect patents, trademarks, design registration and licensing agreements.

Invest Northern Ireland