SME Internationalisation Grant Scheme

This scheme gives enterprises the opportunity to enter foreign markets and increase their network of business connections.  A grant of up to €10,000 (50% part financing) will be provided for participation in International Business Promotion Fairs held outside the Maltese Islands.

Eligible costs include:

•    Participation fee;
•    Rental of the exhibition space/stand;
•    Costs related to the construction and setting-up of the stand;
•    Air Travel;
•    Accommodation;
•    Design and printing of branding material;
•    Shipment of exhibits.

There is a maximum of €2m available under this grant scheme and it is managed through an open rolling call i.e. applications may be submitted at any point in time as long as the grant scheme remains open for applications.  There are periodical cut-off dates.