Grants of up to €40k under Online Retail Scheme

Grants are available from a competitive fund of €5 million, administered by Enterprise Ireland. Successful applicants will be awarded funding to support a maximum of 80% of the project’s eligible costs with a maximum grant of €40,000. Typical elements involved in developing a sophisticated and transactional online presence include research, consultancy costs for strategy development, implementation and training. A starter guide on developing an online retail presence can be downloaded here.


To qualify your business must be an Irish-owned retail enterprise that had a retail store and employed at least 10 people in the Republic of Ireland on or before 29th February 2020.


The closing date for applications is Tuesday 25th May at 12pm. Due to a high level of interest, strict adherence will be given to the deadline for receipt of applications, together with statutory accounts.

For more information on eligibility and assessment criteria, click here.