Getting Your Irish Business Funded

Helping You Obtain Funding to Launch and Grow in Ireland

Our Irish funding support services can help your business tap into financial resources that can help you start up or grow your enterprise. With expert guidance, we streamline grant and loan applications, enhancing your chances of securing vital funding. No matter the stage of development, your business can benefit from our tailored approach, research abilities, and collective expertise.

Why Should You Engage Us?

Almost anyone can fill in a business funding application form, and indeed, that’s not where our value lies. Our team considers both the present and potential future opportunities of your business and guides you to tap into the most productive sources of funding, from both local and international sources.

Expertise

With our extensive knowledge, we can pinpoint the most suitable funding channel for your business, whether it’s tapping into Microfinance loans or Priming Grants, EU funds, or attracting investors. By understanding the intricacies of each option, we guide Irish businesses toward an optimal and tailored funding solution.

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Accessibility

Our affordable services ensure that your business in Ireland can access crucial funding support without breaking the bank. By offering cost-effective solutions, we empower businesses of all sizes to obtain the financial resources they need for growth and success. With transparent pricing and value-driven offerings, we make funding support accessible to all.

Efficiency

Our services prioritise efficiency, providing your Irish business with a streamlined process and fast turnaround times. From the moment that you engage us, we’ll expedite the funding application process so that your enterprise gets timely access to financial resources. We’ll also explain the process and update you on its progress.

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We’re not your run-of-the-mill business consultants. Given our dedication to seeing your business thrive, we’re more partners than advisors.

What Does a Typical Funding Application Project Entail?

We’ve optimised our Irish business funding application processes to prioritise efficiency and customer satisfaction. Typically, it only requires 15 days from our initial contact to deliver your tailored application.

Day 1

Free Consultation

Reach out
to discuss
your needs and
outline requirements.

Day 3

Trailored Quotation

Receive a
personalized quote
tailored to your
specific needs.

Day 4

Questionnaire

We'll ask you
to answer simple
questions about
your business.

Days 6-10

Development

We’ll prepare the
first draft using
your answers and
other trusted sources

Day 15

Completion

You'll review the draft
request edits
and we'll finalise
the application.

Ready to Take the Next Step?

Find out how we can help your business thrive with a free, one-hour consultation.

Business Funding Sources in Ireland

There are several ways to fund your start-up or scale-up without taking on too much financial risk or giving up too much equity. During the initial contact, our team will seek to understand your business’ reality to gauge which source or sources of finance would be best. These may include one or more of the following.

  • National Grants

    Enterprise Ireland, LEO, Microfinance Ireland, and other state-run organisations provide grants and soft loans to help businesses start up and expand whilst reducing their risk exposure.

  • EU Funds

    The European Union provides numerous financial supports to help businesses overcome the bloc’s challenges and innovate through cross-border research and development programs.

  • Business Angels

    As your business grows significantly, you may want to consider funding from entrepreneur investors, better known as angels, who can provide smart money in return for a percentage of your company.

  • Financial Institutions

    BOI, AIB, other banks, and financial services providers offer a variety of bank loans with tailored terms that allow you to fund your project without giving any equity or waiting for a grant funding decision.

  • Business Accelerators

    Incubators and accelerators are designed to provide businesses with high growth potential the environment in which to develop and this may also include seed funding or other financial assistance.

  • Venture Firms

    Venture capital providers look for promising enterprises that can deliver significant margins, especially enterprises operating in emerging technologies, healthcare, or manufacturing industries.

Let’s Help You Get Your Business Funded

Local Package

Irish Grants and Loans
249* (excl. VAT)
  • Research of the most suitable funding sources
  • Price varies according to the application process
  • 15-day average turnaround time

EU Package

EU Support Measures
599* (excl. VAT)
  • Grant eligibility confirmation and associated research
  • Various affordable pricing models are available
  • May require a business plan which is quoted separately

Global Package

Equity Financing
1,499* (excl. VAT)
  • 5-minute pitch deck creation and delivery training
  • Assistance with investor research or accelerator eligibility
  • A business plan can also be created separately

Not sure what you need? Let our experts figure it out.

Answer a few short questions and we’ll pick the best services for your needs.

Complementary Solutions Which You Might Be Interested In

The Practical Business Solutions team is at your disposal should you require additional support. In addition to providing business funding support in Ireland, you could also engage us to provide you with the following packages.

Business Plans

The best way to maximise the value of any funding is to have a business plan that outlines when and how the funds will be spent. Presenting a professional plan can also add credibility to your idea and increase the amount of funding.

Digital Transformation

Allocating part of your business funds to invest in digital solutions can help your enterprise tackle present and future challenges through innovation. Apps can also help improve the efficiency of your process, leading to higher margins.

Frequently Asked Questions Regarding Business Plan Writing

We can provide a suite of services to fund your business from its start-up stage through to your exit. Our team can help you identify and apply for national and EU grants, obtain loans from banks or government agencies, or seek equity investments from business angels or venture capital firms.

No, while we offer business plan writing services in Ireland, these are not included in our funding packages and we’d need to quote for a plan separately. By offering split pricing, we can make use of your existing plan, if you have one, without charging extra.

In most cases, it’s the applicant who must submit funding applications or pitch decks, in the case of equity investments. We’ll provide you with the completed document and any other relevant annexes. In the case of pitch decks, we’ll also guide you on presenting your business and answering investor’s questions.

There is no single way to fund your business, nor is one way necessarily better than another. After having understood the realities of your enterprise, our team will identify suitable funding sources and outline their main pros and cons for each one.

Yes, if your business is applying for different grants, loans, or investments, we can provide a lower total cost than our fixed packages. Get in touch with us with your requirements and we’ll provide you with a tailored quote.

Get In Touch

Do not hesitate to contact us if you would like a quote or would like more information on our services.

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