this funding funds applied research, technology development and pre-commercialization.
To assist small, medium and micro-sized enterprises (SMMEs) and higher education institutions (HEIs) in bridging financing requirements to translate research
outputs into fundable ideas for commercialization
higher education institutions (HEIs) and science councils (SCs) Small, medium and micro-sized enterprises and start-up companies
R 100 000 (minimum amount of funding)
R 500 000 (maximum amount of funding)
12-month funding period