R&D and innovation supports for companies

We can help companies of all sizes to engage in innovation and research activities. From €5,000 Innovation Vouchers open to all, through collaborative research, right through to industry-led R&D at the top of the innovation ladder, we are here to help. Companies investing in R&D activities may also qualify for tax credits under the R&D Tax Credit Scheme which is managed by the Revenue Commissioners. See Revenue Guide to the R&D Tax Credit scheme.

Technology Centres

Industry-led research in emerging technology sectors

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EU, Horizon 2020 and ESA

Access funding and research partners across Europe

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Technology Gateway Programme

Nationwide network of industry focused gateways delivering technology solutions for industry through collaborative industrial projects

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Innovation Partnerships

Up to €250,000 available for collaborative projects between companies and research teams in Higher Education

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RD&I Funding

Grants for in-house Research & Development or Business Innovation projects

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Technical Feasibility Study

Grant to support the development of a detailed plan for an R&D, Innovation or International Collaboration project. This should include an evaluation of both the technical feasibility and the commercial potential of the project.

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Innovation Vouchers

€5,000 for small companies to get innovative solutions to technical and business challenges.

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