Building Your Business
Calling all Food Entrepreneurs

12 May 2015


Take Your First Steps: A competitive application process will identify up to 24 entrepreneurial projects to participate in the Food Works Programme. This stage of the programme will work with the aspiring founders to help them establish food businesses with the capacity to deliver exportable food and beverage products that are consumer tested and commercially viable with initial market analysis completed. This stage of the programme will demand time and commitment for a 6 month period commencingearly 2015. Successful applicants will receive educational workshops, technical assistance, business coaching, access to consumer panels and a feasibility grant to test the consumer validation and commercial viability of the product. For entry to this phase of the programme, applicants are required to have carried out at least early stage product development e.g. kitchen scale.

Each applicant will be required to submit the following information:

  • Application Form
  • Business Plan (full or outline, if available) in pdf format to include summary CV/s
  • We recommend where possible attendance at one of the Food Works Information Evenings prior to completing this application form

Click here for Application Form >>

  • Cavan
  • Louth
  • Meath
  • Monaghon