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Through our Awards Programme we provide funding, mentoring and support to high-potential social entrepreneurs and their projects.

We are searching for Ireland’s highest-potential social entrepreneurs – ambitious, driven individuals who have what it takes to make real change across the country.

Up to eight social entrepreneurs will win a 2017 Social Entrepreneurs Ireland Award, worth over €25,000 in direct funding and support, acknowledging their huge potential to change Ireland. The Award winners also join Ireland’s largest network of social entrepreneurs – a dynamic group of over 200 people who are working across the country to solve Ireland’s social problems quickly and effectively.

Don’t let a good idea go to waste. Learn more and apply to the Awards today! 

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Awards Programme

Awardees will enter a nine-month accelerator programme with direct support to bring their project to the next level. They will receive initial direct funding to their project of €10,000 along with sector recognition and validation.

The Awards Programme delivers one-to-one support, in areas such as leadership development, governance, strategic planning, fundraising, and resilience and personal effectiveness. Awardees will also have access to a suite of resources and expert advice from our 150+ pro-bono supporters.

As Awardees work with Social Entrepreneurs Ireland, we will explore further funding and development opportunities, with supports historically ranging from €20,000 to €300,000.

Social Entrepreneurs Ireland, Lower Ground Floor, 11/12 Warrington Place, Dublin 2
Phone: +353 1 685 3191, Email: info@socialentrepreneurs.ie

Company No: 433846, Registered Charity No: CHY 17524, © SEI 2016

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