Apply Now to the Donegal Business Awards 2017

Applications are now open for the Donegal Business Awards 2017, with winners in the various categories, as well as the overall Donegal winner, set to be announced on March 25th at a gala dinner.

The Donegal Business Awards are a highlight of the business calendar in Donegal and entrants across all categories over the years have praised the competition for helping them renew and refresh focus on their business.

Awards will be presented this year in the following categories:

  • Overall Donegal Business of the Year
  • Best Established Business
  • Best Start - Up Business (18 months or less)
  • Innovation Award

The competition is open to all business sectors in Donegal that employ less than 50 full-time staff, with the exception of previous county winners who are not eligible to enter.

Help will be available to businesses interested in making an application, with a workshop on February 27 set to allay any fears and answer questions about the application process.

Final applications must be submitted by March 10 and must be typed on the standard application form available to download on this site.

Shortlisted businesses must also be available to present themselves to the judging panel at a time to be agreed on 20 March 2017.

The application form as well as guidelines for the judging criteria and marking system and competition guidelines are available to download here.


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