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Sector Specific Assistance Scheme (SSAS): Generic Funding


The purpose of the Sector Specific Assistance Scheme (SSAS) is to enable the funding of non-profit business organisations in sectors and sub-sectors of industry prioritised by the dti, in respect of (i) generic funding and (ii) project funding provided that the purpose of the organisation and/or its proposed project aims to conform to TISA's objectives (a division of the dti) and the dti's export strategy.

  • Stimulate export growth

  • Growing the export base

  • Stimulating the participation of SME's in the export sector

  • Promoting Black economic empowerment

  • Promoting the use of backward linkages as an instrument to achieve the above

  • Increasing job creation

Download: SSAS Rules and Guidelines [PDF]
Download: SSAS Application Form A [PDF] for formation of a Joint Action Group, Industry Association or an Export Council
Download: SSAS Application Form B Generic Funding [PDF]
Download: SSAS Claim Form for Generic Funding [PDF]
Download: Schedule of applicable terms [PDF]
Download: Declaration by Consultant and Applicant [PDF]