Get help with keeping your business open with funding from your Local Enterprise Board

Calling all small businesses

Get help with keeping your business open with funding from LEO. The Micro-Enterprise Assistance grant is available for small businesses who were not eligible for the COVID-Restart Grant earlier in the year. This is great news for local business who are taking a battering throughout the pandemic.

With many businesses having to close their doors for a second time this 2020, a little financial help could go a long way in keeping Waterford on it’s feet. The grant is worth 500 euros up to 1,000 euros if you’re eligible.

Do I qualify for funding

  • Employed between 2 and 10 full-time employees
  • List suffered a 30% reduction in turnover due to COVID-19 restrictions or downturn in trade
  • List Have an annual turnover of less than €2 million
  • Are not eligible for the COVID-19 Restart/Restart Plus Grant or similar COVID-19 business restart grants

Apply today

Watch this video to learn more about the grant. If you’re eligible, apply here.


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