Below is a list of some of the events and activities that Blackstone LaunchPad at UCC hosted during Semester 2 of the 2018-19 Academic Year. If you have any particular queries regarding our upcoming events please contact us by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: Tuesdays, February 5th-March 12th, 2019
6-week start-up programme to help participants build and refine a business model for their idea (in association with UCC’s IGNITE Graduate Business Innovation Programme).
If you are interested in a place in this programme, please email email@example.com
Application Deadline: 5:00pm, Tuesday, January 29th
Date: Wednesdays February 6th-February 27th, 2019
4-week interactive series focused on building necessary business skills required to BYOB with focus and confidence.
Date: Tuesday, February 26th, 2019
4-week interactive series focused on building necessary business skills required to BYOB with focus and confidence. Organised in association with BIS Society.
Date: Friday, March 1st 2019
Full-day personal and professional development programme to build your business acumen and commercial skills.
Limited places available. Register by: 5:00pm, Monday, February 25th
Date: Wednesday, March 6th 2019
Campus-wide expo showcasing student start-ups in conjunction with Local Enterprise Week.
Now accepting start-ups for the showcase!
2019 UCC Student Entrepreneurship Awards
Date: Thursday, March 28th
Coordinated by the Entrepreneurship Implementation Group (EIG), the UCC Entrepreneurial and Social Society (E&S) and Enactus UCC.
Submit a 3 minute video and a 5 page outline business document by Monday, March 4th to firstname.lastname@example.org
To obtain further information please contact the Blackstone LaunchPad at UCC office.
Date: Friday, March 15th 2019
The Start UP Apprentice Challenge will bring together entrepreneurs,leading experts and UCC students to work together during an intensive day to create solutions that address challenges faced by four female-led companies. In essence, the Challenge aims to transform 4 start up businesses in a day.
Limited places available. Register by: 1:00pm, Thursday, March 7th
Entrepreneurship in the Rockies Programme
Date: May 19th – June 1st 2019
An amazing opportunity to immerse yourself in a 2-week experiential entrepreneurship study abroad programme in Montana, USA. Once in a lifetime experience!
If you are interested in applying for a place in this programme, please send an expression of interest email to email@example.com
Date: June-August 2019
Full-time enterprise support programme.
Spend three months working on your business idea in the Library Creative Zone.
With €4,000 seed funding as well as training and mentoring on your idea, this opportunity is not to be missed!
Date: Mid-May 2019-August 2020
Year long, entrepreneurship internship with Blackstone LaunchPad at UCC.
Tuition contribution of up to €5,000 towards your MBA/MSc/PHD fees.
Flexible work schedule of 15-20 hours per week around your programme.