South East Technological University, Kilkenny Road Campus (Enterprise & Research Incubation Centre) in collaboration with Enterprise Ireland is currently recruiting for Phase 1 of its 2023 New Frontiers Programme for Entrepreneurs.
Phase 1 is commencing on 14th November 2023 and the Closing date for Applications is Tuesday 7th November 2023.
This programme is for ambitious individuals with innovative business ideas which have the potential to scale and provide employment.
How will it work?
This three phase programme will provide, a professional practical support programme targeted at people who are in the early stages of setting up a technology-based or knowledge-intensive business. Training and support will be provided by experienced practitioners through a structured delivery and assessment process which will provide the required assistance and guidance for the development of commercially viable enterprises.
Phase 1: Online and part-time over a 4–6-week period. Phase 1 will help you to research and test the market potential of your business idea.
Phase 2: A full-time 6-month intensive programme and places are offered following a competitive selection process. The focus during Phase 2 is on developing the skills of the entrepreneur and validating your business proposition.
Phase 3: Having successfully completed Phase 2, participants can apply to participate in Phase 3. Phase 3 is a full-time 3-month programme where participants will focus on implementing their business plan by bringing their product/service to market and preparing to acquire further funding.