SME Grant Scheme for Job Creation

Technical Training (supply chain management and financial management training)

Financial Assistance – grant for the procurement of critical machinery, tools, and equipment

Business coaching and monitoring

About The Project

The “SME Grant Scheme for Job Creation” is implemented by the Association of Ghana Industries (AGI) and supported by the Special Initiative on Training and Job Creation – which operates under the brand ‘Invest for Jobs’, funded by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and implemented by the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, among others.

The aim of the Grant Scheme is to provide a comprehensive demand-based support package to 60 growth-oriented small and medium enterprises (SME) in the manufacturing sector to enhance their productivity, efficiency, competitiveness and innovation as well as job creation through a combination of technical training (supply chain management and financial management training), business coaching as well as financial assistance for the procurement of critical machinery, tools, and equipment needed for the core operations of their businesses.