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Wednesday, 2 May 2012

High level industry experts named as judges of Richmond’s Den

A panel of business leaders have been confirmed to judge Richmond’s Den, a competition to discover the borough’s best up and coming social entrepreneur.

The Richmond’s Den, a joint venture from Richmond Council and the Richmond Social Enterprise Partnership, will provide successful entrants with valuable business start up assistance.

The winner will receive a £10,000 prize pot to help launch their idea and receive invaluable mentoring advice from the panel of experts. Shortlisted candidates will pitch their proposals to the panel of industry experts.

Numerous residents have already submitted a variety of interesting business ideas to Richmond Council but there is still time to get your proposal in to grab a chance to launch your social enterprise dream – with the deadline for applications closing on Sunday.

All entrants are welcomed to outline what support would help them most, as runners up will also receive prize packages worth £1,000. Entries are being invited from people who can demonstrate how their proposal could become viable and sustainable, with assistance, while keeping a focus on a social objective.

To enter contestants need to outline their idea in just 500 words and the successful entries will be invited to outline their idea to the judges.

For more information and to submit an entry, click here
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