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Enterprising Young Brits

Are you an enterprising young Brit? Do you know someone who should be in the spotlight? The fifth Daily Mail Enterprising Young Brits Awards is now open and calling for entries so if you or someone you know has made their idea happen in a new, innovative or inspiring way, what are you waiting for?! Part of the Make Your Mark campaign and supported by the Institute of Directors, the competition is open to anyone aged 30 and under.

If you want to be in with a chance to win £1,000 and money-can’t-buy profile for your venture, please visit for more information and to enter. The closing date for entries is 27 February 2009 so get your entry in quick!

The categories are:

  • Business Entrepreneur – For enterprising individuals who have started their own business, large or small.
  • Social and Community – For ventures combining the principles of a successful business with an emphasis on the social and environmental benefits it can provide.
  • Teen – For anybody aged 13 – 19 who is making an idea happen.
  • Creative – For enterprising individuals, businesses and endeavours that have shown creative flair or that are based in the creative industries.
  • Going global – For businesses that are successfully operating in the UK and abroad.

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