Technology Innovation Agency South Africa

The main objective of the Technology Innovation Agency's (TIA) Technology Development fund is to support the development of technologies from proof of concept, leading to product prototype, and ultimately demonstration thereof in an operating environment.

Fund type

How to apply

To apply visit the TIA website, register and complete the online application.

Technology readiness level

Project assessment criteria

TIA will assess the attractiveness and sustainability of the project opportunities in terms of (among others) the innovativeness of the technology/product/process/services, current stage of technology development, viability of the technology, business model, structure and process required to commercialise.

TIA has a three-stage application process; the submission of a Statement of Interest and basic assessment, full assessment and approval.

Brochures, or other documents

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