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Ideas Week 2016: Dragons' Glen in association with The Moidart Trust
Tue 15 November 2016, 17:00 – 20:00 GMT
Lochaber Chamber of Commerce Ideas Week 2016, in association with West Highland College UHI and The Oban Times, powered by No Fuss Events and hosted by The Moorings Hotel
DRAGONS GLEN IS NO MYTH!
Dragons Angus MacDonald, Anja Baak, Steve Ham and Emma Parton ready to inspire the next generation of entrepreneurs come face to face with the Kelpies at Neptunes, Staircase in Fort William.
BUDDING entrepreneurs in Lochaber are being invited to enter the “Dragons’ Glen” in a bid to win £7,500 cash from the Moidart Trust for their business idea
The Moidart Trust provides grants for local businesses. Its aim is to enhance prosperity and promote thriving communities in North West Scotland by supporting sustainable local business and employment opportunities. Foundation Scotland manages the fund on behalf of the Moidart Trust.
This is the fourth year the Dragons Glen competition – inspired by the popular TV show –Previous winners include Clan Pods (2015) and Three Wise Monkeys Climbing (2014).
The competition is open to all Lochaber residents, aged 16 or over, who have a business idea, and businesses wishing to diversify or introduce an innovative new concept.
Dragons’ Glen applicants are asked to produce a 90 second video pitch along with a written application explaining why their venture is of “important to the area”.
The competition forms part of Lochaber Ideas Week, which is aimed at actively inspiring innovation and entrepreneurship in Lochaber.
Anyone wanting to enter the Dragons’ Glen should email email@example.com
More information on the competitions and other events during the week is available atwww.lochaberchamber.co.uk