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Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs (EYE) Programme

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Are you an early stage entrepreneur? Would you like to spend between 1 and 6 months learning new skills and making fresh contacts while working in another EU country as a participant on a grant-funded placement programme?

Are you an established small business? Would you like your enterprise to benefit from hosting a talented entrepreneur from another EU country.....

Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Enterprise Board (DLR CEB) is delighted to invite entrepreneurs from across Ireland, in emerging or established businesses, to participate in the 'Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs' (EYE) initiative, This successful EU-wide business support programme is financed by the European Commission and has been operating since 2009.

As the first Irish partner organisation in the EYE Progamme, our Enterprise Board is now facilitating exchanges between Irish entrepreneurs and business owners operating in each of the Other 26 EU Member States.

Grant Payments of up to €1,100 per month are available to Irish entrepreneurs for the duration of their overseas placement. So whether it's Paris or London, Milan or Barcelona, let us know the destination and sector of choice for you and your venture and we'll do our best to find a host business for you.

Since Autumn 2011, our board has successfully placed 10 Irish entrepreneurs in EYE exchanges.
Call us today on (01) 494 8400 to find out more.

 

Who can Participate in 'Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs'?

  1. New Entrepreneurs: People who are planning to set up their own business or those who have already started their own business within the last three years. The programme is open to people of all agens and is NOT limited to young entrepreneurs (i.e. graduates or people in their 20's & 30's).

  1. Host Entrepreneurs: Entrepreneurs who have owned or managed an SME for at least three years.

 

Find Out More About 'Erasmus for Young Entreprenuers'

Further programme information can be found on:-

www.erasmus-entrepreneurs.eu

If you have further queries, contact Michael Hayden, DLR CEB
on (01) 494 8400 or michael.hayden@dlrceb.ie