Illuminate Female Entrepreneurship Programme

Illuminate: The Boyne Valley/ M1 Female Entrepreneurship Programme

Illuminate is a Business Management and Leadership Programme sponsored by LEO Louth, LEO Meath, Coca- Cola, AIB and accredited by QQI at Level 6.

Delivered by DCU Ryan Academy, 20 participants will be selected for this programme which will fast track female led businesses, to develop their business and leadership skills, achieve scale and create employment.


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This programme is open to female participants who are currently considering setting up a business, or who have been in business for the past 2 years. Illuminate has been designed to support female entrepreneur’s/business owners at the early-stage of business development and who are serious about developing and growing their business and leadership skills, create employment and grow their business.

The programme will take place over a 12-week period, 2 mornings per week, 9.30 am to 12.30 pm. and the final day with the Investor Pitch Panel and Graduation Ceremony will take place 9.30am-2pm. Upon completion, participants will be equipped with practical tools and templates to be applied  to their business immediately.

For more information, or to request an application form, Please Contact:

Linda Ennis, M1 Drogheda Chamber Skillnet:  on 0851459679 or email


The Mill Enterprise Hub: on  041 980 2444 or go to

to download a copy of the Illuminate 2020/2021 brochure click here