Donegal companies urged to apply for funding under Enterprise Ireland

Donegal companies are being encouraged to apply for funding under Enterprise Ireland’s Competitive Start Fund.

The Fund provides young companies in the ICT & Industrial sectors with early stage funding to test the market for their products and services and progress their business plans for the global marketplace.

15 companies are expected to benefit under the latest round of funding, under which a total of €750,000 is available

Donegal company Cargo Defenders, which provides innovative security solutions for the haulage industry, was awarded fudning under the scheme earlier this year.

Company owner Aidan Robb says it has been very beneficial and encouraging others to apply:

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Applications are open until October 10th at www.enterprise-ireland.com/csf