Empower “Start” Programme



Applications opening June and Programme commencing Oct 2018

Who is it for?

Who is it for?

A group of 20 early stage female-led businesses (at early stage of idea or in business less than 1 year).

When is it on?


Taking place once a week (10am-3pm approx) over 3 months plus networking and mentoring.

What is the objective?


To gain confidence, think creatively, go through the start-up process and develop pitch / business model. Networking will be encouraged and a start-up community will be created.

Examples of topics

Examples of Topics:

Problem, Solution, Opportunity, Customer Relationships, Revenue Streams. Areas such as Confidence, Leadership, Communication etc will also be developed during the Programme.

Empower “Start” Programme
Female Entrepreneurship Programme


You can register your interest in the Empower Start Programme in the application form below. In response, we will send information on upcoming our upcoming information evening.

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“This project is funded through ESF PEIL Programmes, co-funded by the Irish Government and the European Social Fund as part of the ESF Programme for Employability, Inclusion and Learning 2014-2020.”