IRELAND'S most ambitious entrepreneurs are invited to enter a funding awards programme worth €500,000.
The Social Entrepreneurs Ireland (SEI) 2013 Awards programme, sponsored by DCC plc, provides funding to eight social entrepreneurs and €250,000 in professional consultation.
Three social entrepreneurs will be awarded the top level Impact Award and a further five will receive the Elevator Award.
The selection process will include a bootcamp in March, where shortlisted candidates will pitch their ideas to change Ireland leading to interviews from which eight finalists will be chosen.
Closing date for applications is February 18.