Local students are set to represent Tipperary in a National Entrepreneurship Competition .
The students from Thurles, Cashel, Cahir, Templemore, and Carrick-on-Suir have made it to the final of the Enterprise Programme National Awards across seven categories.
They will now compete against 80 student enterprises from all over the country for a place in the Top 15 who will go forward to a live event on the 18th of May at The Helix in Dublin.
The categories that will have a Tipp representative are the Junior, Intermediate, and Senior Categories, as well as the Student Enterprise Logo category, and a special category specifically to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Awards
List of Winners :
Senior Category – AIB Entrepreneurial Award
Colm Gleeson, Our Lady’s Templemore
My Entrepreneurial Journey Results:
Aisling O’Keeffe Maher, St Marys Secondary School Nenagh
Melt a Message, Ursuline Thurles
Most Creative Business Idea Results:
Sarah McCoy,Scoil Mhuire, Greenhill Carrick on Suir
Jack Ryan, Ethan Whitehead, Louis Ryan, CBS Thurles
Peadar Bradshaw, High School Clonmel
Sebastin Stockil, James Bateman, Jack McGonigle , Colaiste Dun Iascaigh, Cahir