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The Apprentice

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APPrentice Competition

You don't have to create an App - just come up with a GREAT App idea.
Submit your application idea here.
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    Last Name
  • Application Idea


Applications for the APPrentice Competition Are now open

The APPrentice Competition is run by CIT's Hincks Centre for Entrepreneurship Excellence and the School of Business in association with CIT’s Innovation Week. This year's Innovation Week runs from March 4 to March 8.

The APPrentice Competition is to inspire students to set up new and interesting APP ideas. Finalists will be chosen from all entries received.

Each finalist will collaborate with poster design students to create a poster representing their APP idea. The posters will be exhibited during Innovation Week.

Applications will close at 5pm, February 19, 2019 and finalists will be notified by email on February 22, 2019.

Winners will be announced on March 8, 2019.

This competition is open to all CIT students and FETAC students from Cork Colleges Progression Scheme; Coláiste Stiofáin Naofa, St. John's Central College, Cork College of Commerce, Kinsale College of Further Education, CityNorth College and International Partners.


You don’t have to create the app – just come up with a great app idea.


Be in with a chance to win the following prizes"

• Best Individual Idea - €200 voucher

• Best Poster - €200 voucher

• Best Idea in the catagories of Older Population and/or Lifestyle & Wellbeing - voucher

• Runners up - vouchers


If you have any queries, please contact the APPrentice Team at

Good Luck

The APPrentice Team

Hincks Centre for Entrepreneurship Excellence and the School of Business





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