LEO Innovation Investment Fund
The deadline for applications for LEO clients to apply for this fund is the 31st July 2017

visit www.liif.ie for more information.

The 2018 IBYE competition will be open to people aged between 18-35 across 3 categories:
1. Best Idea (has an idea for a business but has not started trading at time of application)
2. Best Start-Up Business (has started trading but in business 18 months or less)
3. Best Established Business (has been trading for more than 18 months)
Closing date for receipt of applications is 29th September 2017.

Competitive Start Fund (CSF)
€1.5m Enterprise Ireland Competitive Start Fund – 2 Calls Now Open

€500k Fintech Competitive Start Fund
Up to €50k is available to a maximum of 10 early stage companies active in FinTech and providing technology driven solutions within the Financial Services sector or to the FinTech/Financial Services sectors as an end market. The following are examples of some of the areas included within the scope of the fund: Payments, Banking, RegTech, Security, and InsurTech; and FinTech solutions that leverage the following technologies: Blockchain, IoT, AI and Data Intelligence.

€1m Regional Entrepreneurship Competitive Start Fund
This call for applications is open to Start-Ups based outside of County Dublin or those currently participating on, or who have participated on the New Frontiers Phase 2 programme in the last 3 years. Up to €50k is available to a maximum of 20 early stage companies in manufacturing & internationally traded services, including the following subsectors: Internet, Games, Apps, Mobile, SaaS, Cloud Computing, Enterprise Software, Lifesciences, Food, Cleantech and Industrial Products.

For more information on the above and a host of other Funding and Training Opportunities Contact:

Local Enterprise Office Limerick

Phone: 061 557499

Email: localenterprise@limerick.ie

Limerick City & County Council
7/8 Patrick St. Limerick

Office Opening Hours:
Mon-Fri: 9:00am – 4.00pm
Open during lunch
Saturday-Sunday: Closed