Applications for the 2018 Awards Programme and The Academy for Social Entrepreneurs will re-open in February 2018.
Below is a timeline from our 2017 application process to give you an idea of key programme elements. The timeline for 2018 will be available in January.
Opens 22nd February - Deadline 5pm 29th March 2017
Social entrepreneurs from all over Ireland can apply to our Academy and Awards programmes by filling in an online application form. Academy participants will be chosen following the submission of their application.
18th May 2017
50 Awards applicants will be invited to a full day event on the 18th May, where they will have the opportunity to pitch their project to a panel of judges.
19th of June 2017
16 Awards finalists will be invited to a full day event on the 19th of June, where they will have their final interview and take part in group workshops.
May - September 2017
The Academy for Social Entrepreneurs will take place over the course of several months, on the following dates: 10th May, 30th May, 29th June, 4th September, 11th September, with graduation event in mid-September to be announced shortly.
4th October 2017
The winners of the annual Social Entrepreneurs Ireland Awards will be announced at an Awards Ceremony on 4th October.