South Dublin Local Enterprise Awards 2019 #MakingitHappen

South Dublin Local Enterprise Awards 2019  #MakingitHappen

Be in with a chance to win a share of LEO South Dublin’s €12,500 prize fund.

LEO South Dublin is inviting applications from client companies for our 2019 Local Enterprise Awards.

The awards will be announced and presented at an awards ceremony on Wednesday 6th March 2019 in Tallaght Stadium. This event will feature a Mind Magic Your Business Workshop with Keith Barry followed by a presentation to the recipients of awards from the following categories:

  • Best Start-Up Business
  • Best Established Business
  • Innovation Award
  • Overall Winner

The Overall Winner will go forward to represent LEO South Dublin and compete at the National Finals on 29th May 2019 in the Mansion House, Dublin.

Who can apply?

Client businesses that have received funding from the Local Enterprise Office South Dublin. This may include any of the following types of funding:

  • Measure 1 Financial Support: Feasibility Study, Priming or Business Expansion Grants
  • LEO Innovation Investment Fund (LIIF)
  • Ireland's Best Young Entrepreneur Competition (IBYE)
  • Technical Assistance for Micro-Exporters (TAME)
  • Trading Online Voucher

Applicants must employ 10 or less employees on a fulltime equivalent basis.

Previous finalists are eligible to enter.

Why enter?

There are cash prizes to be won, great publicity for your business and an opportunity to represent LEO South Dublin at the National Enterprise Awards on 29th May 2019 in the Mansion House, Dublin.

How to enter?

To enter please e-mail your NEA Application Form, Business Plan and most recent set of Financial Statements to using the subject line “NEA 2019” by 5 p.m on Wednesday 27th February 2019.

Application Form

National Enterprise Awards Application Form .docx (size 2.3 MB)

Closing Date:

All applications must be submitted by 5pmon Wednesday 27th February 2019.