Research and development incentives

SEDA Technology Programme (STP)


The STP is part of an over-arching strategy to consolidate small business support activities, formerly spread across 6 projects: the Godisa Trust, the National Technology Transfer Centre, the 3 business incubators of the dti, the Technology Advisory Centre, the technology-transfer activities of the Technology for Women in Business (TWIB) programme and the support programmes for small enterprises of the South African Quality Institute.


Registered, small South African companies.


50% grant for the cost of approved tools, machinery and equipment to a maximum of R800,000; and 80% grant for approved training and business development services to a maximum of R200 000.

Implementing Agency

The Technology Transfer Division, Small Enterprise Development Agency (SEDA)


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R Moodley

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