What is the Invest NI COVID-19 Digital Selling Capability Grant?
The COVID-19 Digital Selling Capability Grant (DSCG) will help established retail and wholesale businesses in Northern Ireland to grow their business online – the second call for applications is now open to applications until 5pm on Friday 9 July 2021.
This second call for applications open to any small or medium sized retailer or wholesaler with 5 full time employees or more. The business must have an existing online presence and want to enhance its digital offering to expand its customer base, improve Ecommerce capability and increase online sales.
How much is available?
Businesses can access a maximum grant of £20,000 to support 50% of eligible costs for projects. Projects must have a minimum eligible expenditure of £10,000. For example, if you wanted to get the full grant available, an Ecommerce Marketing Strategy costing £20,000 would only cost you £10,000. On an average project costing £10,000, £5,000 would be reimbursed by Invest NI.
What assistance can you expect?
The grant can go towards hiring an agency like ours to develop an Ecommerce strategy that will improve your Ecommerce capability and boost online sales for your business. This can include:
- the design of a new Ecommerce website
- making improvements to your existing Ecommerce website
- developing a 12 months Ecommerce digital marketing strategy to drive more customers and sales
- provide in-house training to develop the digital marketing and Ecommerce skills of your employees
How can we help?
Digital Drive is a specialist Ecommerce Web Design Agency based in Belfast, Northern Ireland focused on one thing; helping businesses to increase sales through Ecommerce website design and marketing. We partner with Ecommerce businesses to drive more sales and revenue, helping them to build a bigger, better business.
If you’d like help checking eligibility or to chat over your options, click the button below to get started.