The Techstart Proof of Concept Grant Fund offers pre-commercial grants to entrepreneurs in Northern Ireland. These grants aim to help innovators assess the viability and commercial potential of their innovative ideas. The fund is managed by Techstart Ventures LLP and is part of a broader program that includes equity investments, grants, and advice for innovative startup and early-stage tech companies. For more information on equity investments, you can visit their parent site at www.techstart.vc.
Closing: 5pm Tuesday 5th December 2023
On a competitive basis this fund seeks to support entrepreneurs with grants directed towards exploring the viability and commercial potential of a novel and innovative concept.
Concept projects can receive up to 100% funding, but it's important to know that the grants are reimbursed after expenses are incurred. Successful applicants will be reimbursed for eligible expenses once they provide proof that the money was spent as per the Letter of Offer.
Find out more information about applying here