Today on the Promoting Enterprise News Portal, we would like to introduce the national winners competing in the category Promoting the Entrepreneurial Spirit at the European level of the EEPA 2021.
Every year the top national projects are selected by national coordinators, and the most innovative continue to the next phase of the awards, during which the European jury reviews the entries and decides on the final shortlist.
The Promoting the Entrepreneurial Spirit category recognises initiatives that promote an entrepreneurial mindset, especially among young people and women. Below you can find out more about which initiatives the jury will be considering this year.
- Austria: INNOS GmbH
- Belgium: The Company by Gentrepreneur
- Czechia: Best business idea competition at South Moravian universities
- Estonia: NULA Incubator
- Finland: Draft Program – Exploratory Entrepreneurship
- France: Youth awareness weeks- women and entrepreneurship
- Greece: One Stop Liaison Office – Innovation and Entrepreneurship Support Mechanism
- Hungary: Business Plan in a Week
- Ireland: National Women’s Enterprise Day
- Latvia: Entrepreneurship development competition “Bizness24h”
- Slovenia: Centre for Creativity (CzK)
- Spain: Culinary Action!
- Sweden: Inkludera
Congratulations to the national winners of “Promoting the Entrepreneurial Spirit”!
Come back to the News Portal each week to find out which projects won their national competitions and are being considered for the European shortlist by our prestigious EEPA 2021 jury.
This year at the SME Assembly 2020 the European Enterprise Promotion Awards (EEPA) joined forces with the European Small and Mid-Cap Awards to bring you a bigger awards ceremony with more outstanding projects and initiatives to highlight.
The European Small and Mid-Cap Awards aim to promote best practices and to highlight the best European Small and Mid-Sized Companies that have gained access to capital markets via an Initial Public Offering (IPO). They showcase the diversity of European markets and aim to promote stock listings, in particular targeting SMEs and growth companies.
2020 marked the eighth edition of the European Small and Mid-Cap Awards which took place alongside the EEPA online at the first virtual SME Assembly on Monday 16 November.
The winners of the 2020 edition are as follows:
International Star: Diaceutics
Rising Star: Fodelia
Star of Innovation: Frequentis
Star of 2020: Izertis
Special Mention: Lighthouse
Congratulations to the 2020 winners!
Watch the full ceremony and re-live all the winning moments right here:
For more information on the 2020 winners, please visit the European Small and Mid-Cap Awards website.
You can also follow the European Small and Mid-Cap Awards on Twitter.