Social Enterprise

National COVID-19 Impact Survey of Social Enterprises

The Department of Rural and Community Development is seeking the views of the social enterprise sector to ensure a comprehensive and up-to-date understanding of...

€40 Million COVID-19 Support Package to Benefit Social Enterprises

Social Enterprise Sector Welcomes Two New Support Funds Friday 8th May 2020: A very welcome €40 million COVID-19 support package for community and voluntary organisations,...

Communities Creating Jobs [CCJ] Winter Newsletter 2019

Edited by Dr. Senan Cooke, the Communities Creating Jobs Winter Newsletter is a comprehensive report on social enterprise activity throughout Ireland in 2019...

Open Call for Expressions of Interest to participate in the National Social Enterprise Policy...

The Department of Rural and Community Development is seeking expressions of interest from practitioners or persons involved in supporting social enterprise or social entrepreneurship...

Government of Ireland Postdoctoral Fellowship in Social Enterprise announced

The Department of Rural and Community Development in partnership with the Irish Research Council invites applications for a Social Enterprise 'Impact' Fellowship. Worth €100,000 over...

Social Enterprise Summit | 16 October 2019 | Dublin

The Social Enterprise Summit is part of a series of events representing Dublin's involvement in the European Commission’s European Social Economy Regions 2019 project. The...

€800,000 in grants for the provision of training and mentoring for social enterprises announced

Closing date for receipt of applications is Monday 30th September 2019 (at 3:00 pm). A fund of €800,000 for the provision of training and mentoring for...

Learning is key for competitiveness and innovation in a social enterprise as it is...

Speedpak is a social enterprise that strives through learning (and hard work) to provide the best outcomes for all stakeholders. This year our core team...
National Social Enterprise Policy for Ireland 2019 - 2022 Draft for Public Consultation

Draft National Social Enterprise Policy for Ireland – Public Consultation

The Draft National Social Enterprise Policy for Ireland has been released for public consultation. The proposed draft policy is focused on Building Awareness of Social...
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Social Innovation Funds Currently Open for Application until April and May 2019

The Social Innovation Fund has announced that the following funds are now open for application. Awards include cash grants, business supports, accelerator programmes, training and...

Call for Applications for the 2019 Dublin City Social Enterprise Awards

Inner City Enterprise , Dublin, funded and supported by Dublin City Council and the Department of Rural and Community Development invite applications for the...
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Social Enterprise Development Fund 2019 – Apply before January 25th!

The Social Innovation Fund of Ireland invites applications for the 2019 Social Enterprise Development Fund. The objective of the fund is to find and back social...
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Social Enterprise World Forum 2018

12-14 September Edinburgh, Scotland The Social Enterprise World Forum 2018 is an international event for social enterprises from all over the world to come together, share...
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Traineeships, Apprenticeships and Internships

Internships, traineeships and apprenticeships offer an important route to a job or profession. Typically, they are aimed at a person starting their first career...