Circular Economy Resources



National Funding Sources and Hubs

Ireland Strategic Investment Fund (ISIF)

Irish Bioeconomy Foundation – Access to Finance

CIRCULEIRE – Policy and Funding

Department of Business, Enterprise & Innovation – Access to Finance Hub   


Challenge Based Funding

Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) – Challenges    


European Funding

European Circular Bioeconomy Fund

Circularity Fund

DigiCirc Thematic Areas Circular Cities | Blue economy | Bioeconomy

Designing Circular Prosperity C-Vouchers

Blackrock – Circular Economy Fund

Goldman Sachs – Global Impact Equity fund 

Intesa Sanpaolo – €5 billion credit facility – Dedicated to the Circular Economy

Enterprise Ireland Funding

Established SME Funding

Lean Business Offers

Green and Sustainable Business Offers

Innovation partnerships

Innovation Vouchers

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Green Enterprise 


Small Business Loans

Microfinance Ireland (small business loans €5k-€25k)

European Research Council (ERC) Funding

ERC Funding

European Innovation Council (EIC)

EIC Funding Opportunities

Documents and Publications