ISP – Incubation Support Programme

the dti initiated the ISP as a grant to develop incubators into successful enterprises with the potential to revitalise communities and strengthen local and national economies. The ISP encourages partnerships in which big business assists SMMEs with skills transfer, enterprise development, supplier development and marketing opportunities. Programme Description The objective of the programme is to…

THRIP – The Technology and Human Resources for Industry Programme

The Technology and Human Resources for Industry Programme (THRIP) is a partnership programme funded by the Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) and managed by the National Research Foundation (NRF). On a cost-sharing basis with industry, THRIP supports science, engineering and technology research collaborations focused on addressing the technology needs of participating firms and…

BBSDP – Black Business Supplier Development Programme

Black Business Supplier Development Programme (BBSDP) The Black Business Supplier Development Programme (BBSDP) is a cost-sharing grant offered to black-owned small enterprises to assist them to improve their competitiveness and sustainability to become part of the mainstream economy and create employment. The programme provides grants to a maximum of┬áR1 million: R800 000 for tools, machinery…