New Frontiers Phase 2 open for applications

SETU is recruiting businesses for its New Frontiers Phase 2 Programme at SETU Waterford Campus. New Frontiers is funded by Enterprise Ireland and is delivered twice annually in the South East by SETU at the Waterford and Carlow Campus. 

If you are a new scalable company, creating employment and generating revenue and export sales, this may be for you. This is an intensive training and support programme run over a six-month period that provides business master classes, mentoring, desk space, networking, plus €22,500 in financial support (subject to eligibility) to accelerate business start-up growth.

New Frontiers eligibility

SETU looks for entrepreneurs who can demonstrate the capability and commitment needed to develop a sustainable internationally traded business. Applications from technology and innovative start-ups are particularly encouraged, however innovative projects from all sectors are welcome to apply.

Successful New Frontiers participants include Engage XR, Sonru, Scurri, Kargo (formerly Stitcher Ads), Tailr, Taoglas, Bull Shark Technologies Ltd, Smart X Assistant, W.D. O’Connell Whiskey Merchants, Motoklik, OmniSpirant Ltd, Buyerpix and Zevo Health to name but a few. 

New Frontiers closing date

Phase 2 of the Programme will run at SETU Waterford Campus from December 2023 to June 2024. Anyone interested can find more information and download an application form from 

The closing date for Phase 2 applications is 7 November 2023