23 September 2019
Proof of Concept Grants have re-opened for applications
The Techstart Proof of Concept Grant Fund is a pre-commercial grant awarding fund. On a competitive basis, the fund supports entrepreneurs in Northern Ireland with grants to explore the viability and commercial potential of an innovative concept.
The grant funding comes in the form of a:
- Concept Grant - up to £10,000
- Concept Plus Grant - up to £35,000
Both grants are currently open for application.
To apply for a grant, you must:
- be a sole trader, partnership or limited company
- have an innovative/novel concept to prove
- be resident (or registered if applying as a company) in Northern Ireland
The deadlines for applications are:
- Tuesday 8 October 2019 at 17:00 for the Concept Grant
- Wednesday 6 November 2019 at 17:00 for the Concept Plus Grant
All eligible applicants will be invited to a Pitch Session with Techstart.