PROGRAMMES OF THE MINISTRY OF ENERGY, COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY

Summary

In this section you can find information on National Grant Schemes which are being published by the Ministry of Energy, Commerce and Industry.

Programme Description

In this section you can find information on National Grant Schemes which are being published by the Ministry of Energy, Commerce and Industry.

Thematic Categories

  • Energy
  • Industry
  • Trade and Commerce

Eligibility for Participation

  • Central Government
  • Legal Entities
  • National Contact Points - NCPs
  • Other Beneficiaries
  • Parliamentary Bodies
  • Semi-governmental organisations
  • State-owned Enterprises
Programme/Sub-programme/Plan Calls
  • Promotion of Energy Audits in Small and Medium Enterprises

    Closed

    Code: 24636 | Programme name: PROGRAMMES OF THE MINISTRY OF ENERGY, COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY | Start submission calls: 01/10/2022 | End submission calls: 31/12/2022

    The Plan aims to promote the implementation of energy audits in the areas where they carry out their economic activity and in which energy is consumed (buildings, industrial facilities and processes, agricultural facilities and transport) by SMEs that are registered and operate in areas under the control of Republic of Cyprus. The measure aims to carry out an energy audit in as many SMEs as possible.

  • Protection of Trademarks, Industrial Designs and Patents by Small and Medium Enterprises

    Closed

    Code: 24632 | Programme name: PROGRAMMES OF THE MINISTRY OF ENERGY, COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY | Start submission calls: 10/01/2022 | End submission calls: 16/12/2022

    The Ideas Powered for Business SME Fund is a grant program designed to strengthen the intellectual property (IP) rights of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the EU. The SME Fund is an initiative of the European Commission implemented by the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO).

  • Scheme for replacement of electrical appliances in homes of vulnerable electricity consumers - First Call

    Closed

    Code: 17552 | Programme name: PROGRAMMES OF THE MINISTRY OF ENERGY, COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY | Start submission calls: 13/12/2021 | End submission calls: 11/08/2022

    The Scheme provides financial incentives in the form of sponsorship, for the replacement of energy-intensive electrical appliances with new appliances of defined minimum energy orders.

  • Installation or replacement of solar water heating systems in existing dwellings

    Closed

    Code: 3664 | Programme name: PROGRAMMES OF THE MINISTRY OF ENERGY, COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY | Start submission calls: 08/04/2021 | End submission calls: 01/09/2021

    GRANT SCHEME FOR THE INSTALLATION OR REPLACEMENT OF SOLAR WATER HEATING SYSTEMS (2021).

    The Grant Scheme (available in Greek) aims to provide financial incentives, in the form of government sponsorship, to install or replace solar water heating systems in existing housing. The Scheme covers investments involving the purchase and installation of new equipment. The Scheme has been included in the proposals for possible funding from the Recovery and Resistance Mechanism (Regulation (EU) 2021/241).

  • Scheme for the Enhancement of SMEs competitiveness in the Manufacturing Sector and other specific Economic Activities

    Closed

    Code: 3782 | Programme name: PROGRAMMES OF THE MINISTRY OF ENERGY, COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY | Start submission calls: 09/02/2021 | End submission calls: 30/09/2021

    The Scheme’s main objective is to support, develop and promote the SMEs in the manufacturing sector and other specific economic activities that are established or to be established in areas controlled by the Cyprus Government.

    The main objectives are: 

    • Expansion of existing business through investments that will improve the technological level, the production process and the productivity.
    • The creation of new units and reinforcement of entrepreneurship.
    • The creation of new jobs positions.