NEW Covid-19 Micro-Enterprise Assistance Fund

Covid-19 Micro-Enterprise Assistance Fund has been extended to 5pm, 13 November 2020. This Fund assists micro-businesses that find themselves ineligible for existing grants, helping such businesses adapt and invest in making changes demanded by Covid-19, including helping with the cost of re-opening or keeping operational and re-connecting with employees and customers.
What is on Offer?
Grants between €500 and €1,000 in respect of vouched expenditure available to eligible businesses.
Is Your Business Eligible?
Eligible businesses will have:
  • suffered 30% reduction in turnover due to Covid-19 or downturn in trade, provided they commit to remaining open and to hiring and sustaining employment
  • employed between 2 and 10 full-time employees (or full-time equivalents) on their payroll at the 29th February 2020
  • been not eligible for the Covid-19 Restart/Restart Plus Grant or similar Covid-19 business restart grants from other government departments
Only one voucher available per business. Please see Full Eligibility Criteria Here.
How Do You Apply?
Or talk to your Local Enterprise Office.