The European Globalisation Fund (EGF) has been specially set up to fund individual support for workers made redundant from Dell. The fund will assist in preparation for alternative employment. One of the areas that is supported through the EGF fund is Business Start Up. Limerick County Enterprise Board will help you access the EGF fund for Business Start Up.
You are eligible for EGF assistance if you were made redundant between 8th January 2009 and 30th April 2010. All PPS numbers are checked with EGF co-ordination unit for eligibility.
If you have any other general EGF questions i.e. eligibility, training, Fas etc contact The EGF Co-ordination Unit which is located in The Granary, Michael St, Limerick 061-405508.
The closing date for receipt of applications for EGF fund business start grant aid is March 31st 2011. Payments from EGF fund will cease on 29th June 2011.
Please call Limerick County Enterprise Board for an application form 061-496520.