This paper examines the effects of merging R&D support cases of SMEs in the government sector and the growth stage of each company. In Korea, support for SME R&D in the public sector is active, but the effects are different depending on the business performance and technology level. Employment is effective at the same time with support from the growth stage and re-take-off stage companies. Therefore, it is more effective to support SMEs in Korea considering the stage of enterprise.
Key Words : SMEs, R&D, government grants, growth stages, management, subsidies