Elevate Your Business - Join Us for Two Exciting Employer Events in Monaghan

Are you ready to take your business to the next level and start working on your business instead of 'in' the business? We are thrilled to invite you to two upcoming Employer events on May 30th 2024 in Monaghan, designed to empower your business journey with valuable insights and support.

Event 1: Innovation Funding and Supports Employer Supports

📅 Date: May 30th, 11.45am-1pm

🏢 Location: Mtek 1 Building

Join the Local Enterprise Office (LEO) for our Lunch & Learn event where we will explore various Innovation Funding avenues tailored to boost your business. Here's a sneak peek of what we'll cover:

Feasibility Grant: Dive into the feasibility grant, offering up to €16,000 or 60% of your investment to research the viability of your product.

Innovation Voucher: Connect with Ireland's leading Knowledge Providers to infuse innovation into your SME. Receive a voucher worth €5,000 to fuel your creativity.

Digital Start: Embrace the digital wave to enhance productivity and innovate processes. Grab a €5,000 opportunity to explore the tech realm.

IP Start: Safeguard your ingenious ideas with guidance from IP strategy experts. Avail a value of €2,000 to protect your intellectual property.

GradStart: Elevate your team with fresh talent! Access up to €15,000 per year to recruit and retain graduates, strengthening your workforce.

RD&I: Tackle technical challenges head-on with grants ranging from 25% to 45%, with a maximum of €300,000.

Monaghan Focus: Learn how local tech businesses can benefit from the Skillsnet Innovation Exchange programme.

🔗 Register here for Innovation Funding and Supports


Event 2: Employer Supports from Cavan Monaghan Education & Training Board (CMETB)/ Department of Social Protection (DSP) and Local Enterprise Office (LEO)

📅 Date: May 30th, 1pm-4pm

🏢 Location: CMETB (Monaghan Institute), across the main road from Mtek 1


Our second event focuses on Employer Supports, in collaboration with CMETB and the DSP. We will cover a variety of supports available to employers, including:


  • Employment schemes and financial supports such as Jobs Plus (€10,000) and the Work Placement Experience Programme
  • Financial support to help you employ people with disabilities
  • Trading Online Voucher (€2,500)
  • International Trade Show grant (€2,500)
  • LEAN (€5,000)
  • Green Business (€2,000)
  • Energy Efficiency Grant (€5,000 - €8,000)
  • Digital Start (€5,000)
  • Feasibility, Priming, and Business Expansion grants up to €50,000
  • Access to CMETB recruitment website
  • Overview of a range of new SME supports

📧 Register for Employer Supports by emailing: employerservices@cmetb.ie


Join us for these impactful events and take advantage of the incredible resources available to propel your business forward. Whether you are looking to innovate, expand, or simply find new ways to support your team, these sessions offer invaluable opportunities to gain insights and connect with experts.


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