Enterprise Allowance Scheme


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Enterprise Allowance Scheme

n
(Social Welfare) (formerly in Britain) a scheme to provide a weekly allowance to an unemployed person who wishes to set up a business and is willing to invest a specified amount in it during its first year
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We were turned down by The Prince's Trust as our business plan was too well prepared but we kept trying and eventually qualified for the Enterprise Allowance Scheme.
Mr Cameron said the New Enterprise Allowance scheme would help make the coming years "some of the most dynamic and entrepreneurial in our history".
New official figures from the Department for Work and Pensions show that the city has the second largest number of start-up businesses set up under the New Enterprise Allowance scheme, which helps jobseekers, single parents and people receiving sickness benefits.
Around 70,000 new businesses have been set up by unemployed people with the help of New Enterprise Allowance scheme overall.
He signed up to the New Enterprise Allowance scheme and looked at building mobile apps, working with experts in the field.
The New Enterprise Allowance scheme is just one of the ways DWP offers tailored support to benefit claimants through our 700 Jobcentre Plus offices.
But it was easier to start up a band then, as long as you had the energy, especially because a lot of musicians like us realised that you could get quite a decent amount to live on by enrolling onto Thatcher's enterprise allowance scheme and pitching your band as your business.
MORE than 500 unemployed people in Birmingham have turned their backs on a life of benefits to set up their own businesses under the Government's New Enterprise Allowance scheme.
The Government's Enterprise Allowance Scheme offers mentoring and access to loans of up to pounds 1,000 to buy equipment.
There's even a big shout-out tonight for the now-defunct Enterprise Allowance Scheme when Lilly decides to set up her own greetings card business.
Solihull MP Lorely Burt (third from left) meeting with local entrepreneurs on the New Enterprise Allowance scheme
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