Govt launches €500k fund for agricultural and manufacturing start-ups

Govt launches €500k fund for agricultural and manufacturing start-ups

A new €500,000 fund is being launched to encourage start-up activity in the agricultural and manufacturing sectors.

The Enterprise Ireland Competitive Start Fund provides up to €50,000 in equity support for each successful applicant.

Those interested can apply from this Wednesday until 3pm on September 30.

Minister for Business and Employment, Ged Nash says he expects the fund to create more jobs by providing much needed support to more businesses in the agricultural and manufacturing sectors.

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