Evaluation & Approvals Committee Membership

Our next Scheduled Evaluation and Approvals Committee meeting will take place on Wednesday 3rd May 2023.

Should you wish to have your application considered at this meeting, completed applications must be received into this office no later than Monday 10th April 2023

Please note, Evaluation committee meetings run throughout the year on a cyclical basis, you can submit an application at any stage you wish and it will be brought to the next available scheduled Evaluation Committee.

Provisional dates for 2023 committee meetings are as follows:

  • 3rd May
  • 21st June - TBC
  • 27th September - TBC
  • 22nd November - TBC

For further information please email at:  aileen.mcgrath@leo.kilkennycoco.ie

The Evaluation and Approvals Committee (EVAC) is composed of members as outlined

below with the secretariat function provided by the Local Enterprise Office (LEO).


Members of the EVAC include:

  • A Chairperson (either the Chief Executive or another senior local authority official not from the LEO)
  • A representative of Enterprise Ireland;
  • Five individuals with specific areas of business expertise (i.e. record of entrepreneurship, accountancy experience, knowledge of markets / sectors /technology, and banking / financial expertise)
  • A representative of Leader