How to Apply
Application submission for the EMPOWER Start Programme 2020 will reopen the end of June 2020. EMPOWER Growth applications for 2020 are now closed.
Our application form is on the home page but also can be found here
For more information on the EMPOWER Programme, call 094 – 904 3198
The EMPOWER Programme is designed for female entrepreneurs living in Mayo, Roscommon, Galway, Sligo, Leitrim and Donegal. To be considered for the EMPOWER Start Programme you must be actively planning a new business or in business less than 1 year and for the EMPOWER Growth Programme you must be in business for 18 months+, can clearly understand your value proposition and customer segmentation and are looking to scale.
This is a competitive process and consideration will be given to those looking to scale their business and employ more people.
EMPOWER Start participants must attend weekly modules (one day per week approx. 10am – 3pm). This is compulsory. You will conduct customer interviews during the 12 weeks of the Programme and will have work to undertake outside of the Programme. Due to the current restrictions we are also looking at online delivery.
EMPOWER Growth participants must attend modules once a month (one half Sat a month). This is compulsory. All modules on the EMPOWER Growth Programme is based on the needs of the Group selected. Due to the current restrictions we are also looking at online delivery.