TUS & TCEC run startup and entrepreneur development programmes as well as managing two early stage seed funds for our clients across Limerick and Tipperary. Our wider team include entrepreneurs (we have contacts with serious global experience), investors, designers, coaches, experts in product/service development, business development, finance, leadership, experts in various niche and vertical areas and more.

New Frontiers Entrepreneur Development Programme

New Frontiers is Ireland’s national entrepreneur development programme run in partnership with the Institutes of Technology. The programme is designed to support entrepreneurs with innovative business ideas who are planning to establish and run their own company. A range of supports including mentoring, incubation space and a €15,000 scholarship payment are provided to help accelerate the development of the business and to equip the promoter(s) with the skills and contacts needed to successfully start and grow a company.

Student Inc

The programme was set up to encourage student entrepreneurs to assess the feasibility of their business ideas and start a business in a safe and nurturing environment. Student Inc provides students with seed funding and access to a network of entrepreneurs, trainers, mentors and investors across the South-west region.

Student Entrepreneur Awards

Budding entrepreneurs take note: the Student Entrepreneur Awards are open to undergraduate and postgraduate students from across Ireland’s third level institutions with €35,000 prize fund up for grabs. Students from across third level institutions nationwide with innovative business ideas that could have a commercial impact are being invited to apply to this year’s Student Entrepreneur Awards. The awards, which are organised by Enterprise Ireland and which are co-sponsored by Grant Thornton and the Local Enterprise Offices.

Contact Form

By completing this form you are agreeing to the Thulres Chamber Enterprise Centre contacting you.

Leave your enquiry in the message box and we will respond.