Competitive Start Fund Application Support Day 

CSF Application Support Day

Dublin BIC has designed a one-day information session to support each of the Competitive Start Fund calls (CSF)  in 2018.

CSF an Enterprise Ireland initiative is designed to accelerate the growth of start-up companies that have the capability to become High Potential Start-Up's (HPSU) Companies. HPSU's are start-up businesses with the potential to develop an innovative product or service for sale on international markets and the potential to create 10 jobs and €1m in sales within 3 to 4 years of starting up. 

Each of the Irish BIC’S will deliver this one-day program in their region with the objective of informing potential applicants of the process and approach required to increase success.

Please connect with your local BIC to avail of a workshop in your area. 


Programme Structure 

This one-day programme will offer CSF applicants a deep understanding of the CSF process and Enterprise Ireland's requirements to increase chances of success in the application process.

Programme Components

Develop an understanding of the CSF application process and have a clear understanding of the various elements of the application including the video pitch segment. A step by step guide of the application form including the financial and marketing components. 

Experienced presenters will touch on the do's and dont's of a successful application process. 

Application Criteria

All CSF applications must be made via the Enterprise Ireland online application system during call open dates. All applications are subject to review and will be determined based on their HPSU eligibility. 

CSF Support Workshop Dates*

CSF Call. 52 Graduate Entrepreneurship - 17th April 

CSF Call. 53 Female Entrepreneurship - 9th May 

CSF Call. 54 Fintech & Deep Tech - 19th June

CSF Call. 55 Marine & Agritech - 17th July 

CSF Call. 56 International Entrepreneurs  & Call. 57 Experience Business Professionals - 28th August 

CSF Call. 58 All Sectors - 25th September 

*Please note these are workshop dates only for all call open dates please click here 

The CSF Workshop for Call.58 All Sectors will open for registration on September 11th, 2018 

For other regions please contact your local BIC to avail of a workshop in your area.



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