Entrepreneurship Prize opens for Business Idea submissions
Thursday, 21 January
9am deadline for one-page Business Idea submissions
By Friday, 26 February 2021
Entrants notified whether or not their Business Idea has made the longlist.
Thursday, 18 March 2021
9am deadline for submission of supplementary information (4 pages).
Friday, 19 March 2021
Entrants invited to prepare a full Business Plan to present to the Entrepreneurship Panel at the Lyons Den.
By Friday, 30 April 2021
Longlisted entrants provided with feedback on their Supplementary Information.
Thursday, 27 May 2021
Business Plan paperwork, presentation slides, and all other presentation material to be submitted for pre-presentation administration.
By Friday, 28 May 2021
Lyons Den presentation times confirmed with entrants.
Wednesday, 9 June 2021
The Lyons Den: presentation of Business Plans to the Entrepreneurship Panel
By 30 June 2021
Lyons Den finalists notified whether or not they are prize-winners
By 31 July 2021
Winners to send in an impact statement
By 10 December 2021
Winners to send through a 6-month progress update statement
By 30 June 2022
Winners to send through a 12-month progress update statement
By 1 June 2022
Winners to send through an 18-month progress update statement
By 30 June 2023
Winners to send through a 24-month progress update statement