THE SCCUL ENTERPRISE AWARDS 2016
This is the sixth year of the SCCUL Enterprise Awards, an initiative of SCCUL Enterprises Ltd aided by the SCCUL Enterprise Centre and St. Columba’s Credit Union. The 2016 SCCUL Enterprise Awards Ceremony will be hosted by NUI Galway and the ceremony will take place in the Bailey Allen Hall in NUI Galway on Friday January 29th 2016. The SCCUL Enterprise Awards Business Expo will run in conjunction with the awards ceremony and all entrants in the SCCUL Enterprise Awards are invited to attend.
The 2016 SCCUL Enterprise Awards has a prize fund of over €50,000 which will be divided among the overall winner and category winners. The overall winner of the SCCUL Enterprise Awards will receive a cash prize of €10,000, a specially commissioned trophy, and a promotional package worth €2,500 (comprising a two page business profile in a SCCUL Enterprise Awards souvenir pull out supplement in the Galway Independent). The overall winner will be selected from amongst the winners of the six categories.
Entries will open for the SCCUL Awards at the official launch on 12th October, 2015 which will take place in the ILAS Building, Northern Campus, NUI Galway.
SCCUL ENTERPRISE AWARDS BUSINESS EXPO
The SCCUL Enterprise Awards Business Expo has grown to be Galway’s largest free business trade show and networking event. The SCCUL Awards Business Exposition is the only FREE one day event of its kind. This annual business trade show brings together business owners from all industries to enjoy face to face networking, mentoring support and business master classes. All entrants to the SCCUL Enterprise Awards are encouraged to participate in the SCCUL Enterprise Awards Business Expo. Registration is essential.
The SCCUL Enterprise Awards Business Expo will take place in the Bailey Allen Hall on this date and all entrants into the SCCUL Enterprise Awards are invited to attend. This year a new award for students in third level education in Galway City and County has been introduced. The SCCUL Student Enterprise Award is open to students attending a third level course up to and including Level 8 and has a prize fund.
As a result of a strategic review and evaluation of the SCCUL Awards 2010-2014, SCCUL Enterprises Ltd. has substantially revised the awards classes and introduced new categories in which businesses may submit entries.The categories for the SCCUL Enterprise Awards 2016 are:
SCCUL STUDENT ENTERPRISE AWARDS
Winters Property Management
The SCCUL Enterprise Awards was introduced to foster a spirit of enterprise and entrepreneurship at third level. This award will be open to students attending a third level course, up to and including Level 8, at third level institutions in Galway City & County. There is a separate application process for this student category.