iRELANDS BEST YOUNG ENTREPRENEUR

The search for Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneurs of 2019 gets underway

THE COMPETITION

IBYE is a programme run by the 31 Local Enterprise Offices (LEOs) with the support of the Department of Enterprise and Innovation and Enterprise Ireland. The competition is open to people between the ages of 18 and 35 with an innovative business idea, new start-up or established business.

2 MILLION INVESTMENT FUND

A €50,000 Investment Fund will be awarded to the Category Winners and Runners-Up from each of the 31 Local Enterprise Offices, an Investment Fund of a further €100,000 is available for the winners of the IBYE National Final.

Now in its 5th year, IBYE has an investment fund of up to €2million. IBYE is a nationwide competition, run across three categories: Best Business Idea, Best Start-Up Business and Best Established Business. Up to 450 young entrepreneurs will be invited by the LEOs to attend free regional ‘Entrepreneur Bootcamps’ later in the year to help them develop their business and new venture ideas.

It could be you….

With an IBYE investment fund of €50,000 each, every LEO will award up to six investments to three category winners and three runners-up at county level. The local winners in the Best Start-Up and Best Established Business categories at county level will receive investments of up to €15,000 each and the two runners-up will each receive up to €5,000.

Base Enterprise Centre

Damastown Road

Mulhuddart

Dublin 15

01 820 30 20

01 820 94 69

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Opening Hours

BASE Enterprise Centre Reception

Open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

Client Access to Units:

Office units in the Michael Galvin Building.

Mon-Fri 0800 - 22-15,

0800 - 1745 Saturday,

0800 -17-15 Sundays.

Closed Bank Holidays.

24/7 access 365 days per year is availabe to clients located in Light Industrial Units in Blocks B&C