Innovation Vouchers

Innovation Vouchers


Enterprise Ireland Innovation Vouchers worth €5,000 are an excellent way for companies to tap into leading research expertise at AIT in order to explore a business opportunity or problem or develop a solution or product. The Innovation Vouchers initiative is open to all small and medium-sized limited companies registered in Ireland.

How do I apply?

Enterprise Ireland’s Online Application System for Innovation Vouchers allows you to apply for both Standard €5k Innovation Vouchers and Co-funded Fast Track Innovation Vouchers. All voucher applications must be made via the Enterprise Ireland Online Application System. If you are a first-time applicant, you will have to register on the Enterprise Ireland Online Application System and create your own account.


All applications for a Standard €5k Voucher must be made during one of Enterprise Ireland’s open calls.

Eligible activities:
  • new product/process development
  • new business model development
  • new service delivery and customer interface
  • new service development
  • tailored training in innovation management
  • innovation/technology audit.

As of June 2016, of the 37 Knowledge Providers on the island of Ireland participating in the Enterprise Ireland Innovation Vouchers programme, AIT ranked 2nd having redeemed 329 vouchers.

Case Study - Scriba Innovation Voucher project with CISD

Siobhán Lee is the Innovation Vouchers Coordinator at AIT
090-6468116 or

Enterprise Ireland Innovation Vouchers webpage & Online Application System