The Competitive Start Fund (CSF) aims to support early-stage startups. The fund (€50,000) is aimed at providing regionally based start-ups with the opportunity to accelerate their growth and reach international markets.
CSF is open to 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.
This call for applications is open to start-ups based outside of County Dublin.
Comprehensive information about the fund and the application process can be found on the Enterprise Ireland website. As the application process includes a video pitch, we recommend you start preparing now and don’t leave it to the last minute!
For further reading, take a look at our blog post Making a successful Competitive Start Fund (CSF) application.
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