Student Enterprise -


The Student Enterprise Award is a competition that offers students the opportunity to take a business from the idea stage through market research to production, selling the product, record keeping, management and writing a report on their activities.

Participation in the competition will encourage students to consider becoming entrepreneurs in the future. It will prepare them for a business future and give them invaluable experience in the business world. The experience of running a business brings many benefits to students; it enhances creativity, improves communication skills and provides opportunities for students to use their initiative and work as a team etc.

Successful students may go on to compete in the County and National Finals.

This is a competition that offers students the opportunity to take a business from the idea stage through market research to production, selling, record keeping, management and finally writing a report on their activities.

Participation in the programme will encourage students to consider becoming entrepreneurs in the future and they will be much better prepared by their experience. The experience of running a business brings many other benefits to students; it enhances creativity, improves communication skills and provides opportunities for students to use their initiative and work as a team etc.

Awards will be presented at School, County and National Finals in the following categories:

  • Senior Forms 4, 5 & 6
  • Intermediate Forms 2 & 3
  • Junior Form 1

Adjudication will take place for the school round of the competition during the Adjudication/Market Day in December. Winners go forward to the County Final and if successful on to the National Final.

Further details about the competition are available on www.studententerprise.ie or contact Mr Delany (brian.delany@staff.wesleycollege.ie)

Mr. Delany is available to assist participants with their business projects during Enterprise Club (Thursdays 4.15pm – 5.15pm Room 12)

The Student Enterprise Award is an exciting and successful competition, which has gone from strength to strength over the years. We are grateful for the continued support and sponsorship of the PTA.

Rules & Regulations

Entry Form

Winners 2014

Some tips for getting started

Product Ideas

Introduction

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