Financial Assistance Scheme

What is the Financial Assistance Scheme?

The InterTradeIreland Financial Assistance Scheme provides funding to support viable business initiatives/projects where the project offers a credible contribution to the achievement of InterTradeIreland’s objectives as outlined in its corporate strategy 

But where the promoter has neither the necessary financial resources to advance the project nor access to same from other sources.

What is the eligibility criteria?

  • The project must offer a credible contribution to the achievement of InterTradeIreland’s objectives.
  • The Project must deliver Value for Money
  • The Applicant has insufficient own financial resources to fund the project and has access to no other funding sources; and
  • Non-availability of financial assistance from InterTradeIreland would result in abandonment of the project and in the non-realisation of the potential benefit, which the economy had otherwise stood to gain.

What support is available?

Support is in the form of financial assistance.

How do I apply?

To apply for funding under the Financial Assistance Scheme simply complete the online application form below. Before completing the application form you may wish to read the following guidance notes which may assist you.

Application and Evaluation Process

FAS Application and Evaluation Process v2

Financial Assistance Scheme - Application Form