The Victorian Government has opened its new “Boost Your Business” Vouchers to support Victorian SMEs to become more productive, employ more people, improve market access and in general, increase their scale, diversity and profitability.
“Boost Your Business” is a competitive program with one or two (maximum) vouchers available to Victorian SMEs in exchange for services that will build their capabilities in three main areas:
Market Engagement – services to assist companies and organisations to identify and secure international market development and export opportunities
Innovation – services to assist companies to develop or commercialise new products and improve process innovation
Business Capability – services to assist companies to position them to support future growth
The Program is open to Victorian businesses who employ between 20-200 staff or have an annual turnover of greater than $1.5mil (preference given to applicants that employ less than 200 people) under one or more of these streams:
- Dollar for Dollar up to $50k under Advanced Victorian Manufacturing
- Dollar for Dollar up to $50k under Asia Gateway
- Dollar for Dollar up to $50k under Food Innovation
- $4 for every $1 up to $25k under Social Enterprise Capability(No minimum annual turnover or staffing levels required. NFPs can apply)
Applications will be considered in rounds – the first of which opened on Monday 29 January 2018 and closes on Friday 2 March 2018.
Before applying, SMEs must obtain a quote from a Registered Service Provider (RSP)
Treadstone is a Registered Service Provider
Treadstone is proud to be appointed as a Registered Service Provider for the Advanced Victorian Manufacturing Vouchers. Find out more about how Treadstone can help your Manufacturing business grow.