The European Enterprise Promotion Awards (EEPA) reward projects from across participating countries that work to promote entrepreneurship and small business at a national, regional and local level through a variety of initiatives. The EEPA have now moved to the European level  of the competition and the national winners from each participating country have been selected by their National Coordinators.
So far, we have introduced the national winners for Promoting the Entrepreneurial Spirit , Investing in Entrepreneurial Skills , Improving the Business Environment , Supporting the Internationalisation of Business  and Supporting the Development of Green Markets and Resource Efficiency .
Today on the Promoting Enterprise News Portal we will be introducing the top national projects competing in one of the six categories*; “Responsible and Inclusive Entrepreneurship ”. This category “recognises initiatives that promote corporate social responsibility among small and medium-sized enterprises and entrepreneurship among disadvantaged groups such as the unemployed, legal migrants, disabled, or people from ethnic minorities.”
- Austria: Taugl – zammbringa zammkemma 
- Denmark: The Triple Helix of EdTech 
- Italy: Emergency Management Program 
- Latvia: “Diversity is  the Power ”
- Lithuania: “Palanga’s Citizen Card” (“Palangiškio kortelė”) 
- Malta: Treasures by Inspire 
- Netherlands: Social Enterprise NL 
- Slovakia: Zodpovedné podnikanie prístupné pre všetkých 
- Slovenia: Slepota ni ovira za podjetništvo 
Find out more about the different competition categories on the EEPA website 
*Due to certain national EEPA competitions being disrupted by COVID-19, this list is still subject to additions. Please keep checking the Promoting Enterprise News Portal for the most updated national winner information.
Congratulations to the national winners of “Responsible and Inclusive Entrepreneurship”!