Apply for the Youth Essay competition!19 July 2016
European SME Week, under the patronage of the European Commissioner for Single Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs, has launched a youth essay contest aimed at 16-25 year olds across Europe.
It requires young people to write an essay (no more than 2,500 words) under the heading:
“What can the EU do to encourage more young people to become entrepreneurs?”
The winner of the essay competition will receive an all expenses paid trip to the SME Assembly in Bratislava, Slovakia, in November, where they will present their prize-winning entry before an audience of over 600 delegates from the world of enterprise and entrepreneurship.
Submissions are due by 2 September, 2016 and winners will be announced in Brussels in November. The rules and conditions can be found HERE.