How to Apply

How to Apply

Application submission for the 2018-2019 Programme is now closed. If you are interested in this Programme, click on the Programmes icon above

For more information on the EMPOWER Programme, call 094 – 904 3198

or email

The EMPOWER Programme is designed for female entrepreneurs living in Mayo, Roscommon or Galway. To be considered for the EMPOWER Start Programme you must be actively planning a new business or in business less than 1 year and for the EMPOWER Growth Programme you must be in business more than two years, can clearly understand your value proposition  and customer segmentation and are looking to scale.

This is a competitive process and consideration will be given to those looking to scale their business and employ more people.

If selected:
EMPOWER Start participants must attend weekly modules (one day per week approx. 10am – 3pm). This is compulsory. You will conduct customer interviews during the 12 weeks of the Programme and will have work to undertake outside of the Programme.

EMPOWER Growth participants must attend modules once a month (one half Sat a month). This is compulsory. All modules on the EMPOWER Growth Programme is based on the needs of the Group selected.