Thursday, 25 October 2018

Questions (207)

Billy Kelleher

Question:

207. Deputy Billy Kelleher asked the Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation the amount allocated to the strategic partnership programme for SFI in each year since it was established; and the number of approved applicants in tabular form. [44494/18]

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Written answers (Question to Business)

The number of awards and budget allocation by year for the SFI Strategic Partnership Programme are shown in the below table. The awards are multi-annual in nature (i.e. the projects awarded in 2014 can involve funding in 2015 and 2016 etc.).

YEAR

No. of Awards

Total funding €

2014

3

2,386,145.30

2015

3

10,325,710.58

2016

5

11,077,846.50

2017

3

6,189,705.50