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Disruptive Technologies Innovation Fund

The Disruptive Technologies Innovation Fund is a €500 million fund established under Project Ireland 2040 and is run by the Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation with administrative support from Enterprise Ireland.

DTIF Call 2 (2019) is live!

DTIF Call 2 was launched officially at the Future Jobs Ireland Pillar 1 event on 5 July 2019 at the University of Limerick. The presentation slides from the event and the relevant DTIF Call 2 documents including the application form and guidelines are available to download. 


Enterprise Ireland hosted a webinar on 30 July for those who were interested in learning more about the application process for DTIF Call 2. There was huge interest in the event with circa 300 registered participants who asked over 100 questions. The questions raised, and the responses supplied are available on DTIF Call 2 audio. A list of the questions raised is available on DTIF Call 2 Webinar Questions.

Anyone who is looking for project partners to join their consortium can use the DTIF Call 2 LinkedIn Showcase page to seek suitable partners.

The deadline for applications is 18 September 2019 (3pm Irish time). 

DTIF Call 1 Success Stories

DTIF Call 1 – 2018

  • 27 projects were approved for funding with many led by start-ups and SMEs

  • The successful projects will receive over €70 million to 2021

  • The successful projects represent the health, food, ICT and manufacturing sectors in Ireland 


29 June 2018: Call for Expressions of Interest under the Disruptive Technologies Innovation Fund [Call 1]