Grant Name: Market Access Support Programme
Country: Sri Lanka
Information Link: https://www.srilankabusiness.com/edb/biz-startups/market-access-support-programme.html
EDB invites Entrepreneurs with a passion and determination to succeed and achieve prosperity to avail themselves for facilities under the “Market Access Support Programme” announced in the National Budget 2018. The programme envisages to encourage enterprises interested in expanding markets, modernize / upgrade products, services, production processes and increase market access to connect and compete by introducing improved value added products and services.
Assistance will be for activities implemented for product / production process upgradation and market development including activities for trade adjustments to be competitive in a more liberalized trading environment. Creative and innovative business strategies and activities to increase market access will also be considered for assistance.
Application form together with the programme and guidelines could be obtained from Head Oce and Regional Oces of EDB
Download from EDB website www.srilankabusiness.com under “Announcements”.
Category 1: Matching grant to a maximum of Rs.1.0 Mn for projects / activities to be completed within 6 months.
Category 2: Matching grant of over Rs. 1.0 Mn and up to a maximum of Rs. 5.0 Mn for projects / activities to be completed within 18 months depending on the project activity.
Sri Lanka Export Development Board