Invest NI announce Productive Investment Capital Grant

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Invest NI have announced further government funding to support businesses to make productivity-focused capital investments to adapt to these challenges. Open for applications until 5pm on Thursday 25 February 2021. The COVID-19 Productive Investment Capital Grant (PICG) will support businesses to make productivity-focused capital investments to adapt to these challenges.

What is it?

The Covid-19 Productive Investment Capital Grant (PICG) has been made available to help companies recover from the business challenges caused by COVID-19.

Who is it for?

The grant is open to any businesses operating in manufacturing, construction, information and communication, or professional, scientific and technical activities. Existing Invest NI customers, or businesses that can become an Invest NI customer, can also apply for PICG.

What is available?

Businesses can access up to a maximum grant of up to £250,000 to improve productivity by investing in new technology and processes, software and knowledge acquisition, automation or the adoption of digital manufacturing technologies. The proportion of costs supported will range from 20-50%, up to a maximum of £250,000 grant, depending on the size of company involved (i.e. micro/small, medium or large business).

Are you eligible?

The Productive Investment Capital Grant (PICG) is open for application via Invest NI to all businesses operating in manufacturing, construction, information and communication, or professional, scientific and technical activities. Eligibility can be checked over at the Invest NI eligibility calculator. Alternatively, give us a call below and we can help guide you.

You can find detailed eligibility guidance notes here.

How to apply

The grant is being managed by Invest NI and is now open for applications until 5pm on Thursday 25 February 2021.

If you'd like help checking eligibility or to chat over your options, reach out to us. Our team is currently working remotely, so if we don't answer first time, leave a message and we'll get back to you within a few hours. You can give us a call on 02890 538511 or send us an email at hello@mythdigital.co and we can help you through the process.