Local Enterprise Awards 2017

                                     NEA Final

Competition Guidelines for the Local Enterprise Awards 2017

  • The applicants must be current clients of the LEO Mayo or transferred to Enterprise Ireland within the last 12 months (i.e after 31st December 2015)
  • All entries must employ ten or less employees.
  • Previous County winners are eligible to enter.
  • Four copies of a Business Plan, together with the most recent financial statements (four copies), are mandatory.
  • The overall County winner will receive €2,500 and the runner up will receive €1,000.
  • The overall County winner will represent Mayo at the National Enterprise Awards held on the 25th May 2017.
  • Applicants must be available on the following dates: 28th, 29th March & 11th, 12th April for national adjudication.
  • Judges decision is final.

National Enterprise Awards - May 2017

From all the national finalists, the panel of adjudicators will choose:

  • The overall Winner (to receive €10,000)
  • The Best Export Business (to receive €5,000)
  • The Best Start Up Business (5 years or less) (to receive €5,000)
  • Innovation Award (to receive €5,000)
  • 8 regional Winners (to receive €2,000 each)

 LEO Mayo will assist you with the application process.