Enterprise Ireland’s Competitive Start Fund for overseas entrepreneurs

Calling all Australian entrepreneurs

enterprise-irelandEnterprise Ireland has launched €500,000 in new funding to attract international start-ups to locate to Ireland. The new Competitive Start Fund aimed at encouraging entrepreneurs outside Ireland to locate their startup businesses there.

Enterprise Ireland’s Competitive Start Fund will provide up to €50,000 in equity support for 10 successful applicants to start their own businesses in internationally focused manufacturing or internationally traded services. Applications for the Fund will be made online and the 20 best applicants will be invited to Ireland to pitch competitively for the 10 available investments.

Applications for Enterprise Ireland’s Competitive Start Fund are welcome from individuals and early-stage companies of all nationalities.

Full details on the eligibility criteria is available on the Enterprise Ireland website:

Enterprise Ireland Competitive Start Fund