Small Enterprise Technology Upgrading Program



In response to the President's call for more focused programs in assistance for SME's, DOST launched the Small Enterprises Technology Upgrading Program (SET-UP). SET-UP is a nationwide strategy to encourage and assist SME's to adopt technology innovations to improve their operations and thus boost their productivity and competitiveness. The program enables firms to address their technical problems through technology transfer and technology interventions to improve productivity through better product quality, human resources development, cost minimization and waste management, and other operation related activities.