New Fingal companies urged to enter Seedcorn competition
NEW Fingal companies have been reminded that the deadline to enter the Seedcorn Business competition is Friday. May 26.
The InterTradeIreland Seedcorn Investor Readiness competition gives new and early-stage companies the opportunity to benefit from expert mentoring across a range of areas, become investor ready and compete for a prize fund of €280,000 that is entirely equity free.
There are nine cash prizes on offer and entrepreneurs compete against each other regionally before competing at the national final for the ‘Best Overall’ Titles. As well as the cash prize, participants also benefit from expert mentoring, business plan development, introductions and access to investors and developing pitching skills.
The final date for receipt of application forms is May 26 and companies can register their interest in advance at www.intertradeireland.com/ seedcorn Regional winners will be announced in mid-November before going on to compete in the all-island grand final in November 2017.