Selection process

The Selection Panel will consist of the following:

  • 1 member of the Dream Believe Succeed Foundation
  • 1 member from Deloitte or Lane Neave
  • 1 independent business professional appointed by the Dream Believe Succeed Foundation.

The Panel will review the application and video presentation. Entries close 16 December 2017.

Finalists will be announced on 23 January 2018.

Finalists will need to complete their business plan and present this to the Selection Panel from 6-17 February 2018.

Preference will be given to applicants who are highly motivated and demonstrate evidence of an entrepreneurial interest and understanding together with a sound business proposal.

The final decision for the Award shall be made by the Selection Panel.

If the Panel is of the opinion that there is no suitable applicants of sufficient merit, no award will be granted.


Key Dates

1 September 2017 Applications now open
16 December 2017 Applications close
23 January 2018 Finalists announced
6-17 February 2018 Finalists present their business plans to the Selection Panel
27 February 2018 Successful Candidate announced

Entry Criteria  How to Apply