Youth Scheme a Bright Idea!

Young entrepreneurs will be given a chance to start their own business at a unique ‘Ideation Camp’ on the following dates throughout the areas of Ards, Armagh, Banbridge, Craigavon, Down and Newry & Mourne postcode areas.

12.02.14 ; Newtownards – Ards Art Centre 6-9pm
18.02.14 ; Banbridge – The Old Town Hall   6-9pm
20.02.14 ; Armagh – Armagh City Hotel  6-9pm
25.02.14 ; Downpatrick – Down County Museum  6-9pm
26.02.14 ; Newcastle – Newcastle Centre, Central promenade  6-9pm
04.03.14 ; Newry – Hub Business Centre, St Colman’s Park 6.30-9.30pm
05.03.14 ; Craigavon – Craigavon Civic & Conference Centre  6-9pm
The Bright Idea Youth Entrepreneurship Programme is an innovative business start up programme which is being funded by Craigavon Borough Council and five partner councils. The scheme will encourage innovation and entrepreneurship and motivate potential business owners in the 18 to 29 age group, to think and act positively to get their business idea off the ground. The Ideation Camps are being held to help participants experience and develop skills that can increase the relevance, scale and impact of their business ideas. To register your place to attend an Ideation Camp log on to
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This project is part financed by Invest Northern Ireland and the European Regional Development Fund under the European Sustainable Competitiveness Programme for Northern Ireland, and the local authorities of Ards, Armagh, Banbridge, Craigavon, Down and Newry & Mourne. Invest Northern Ireland works with individuals, companies and organisations in manufacturing and tradable services which show the ambition and commitment to grow by being more innovative, more entrepreneurial and more internationally focused.