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Dragons Den

Closing Date: 29th of March 2019

Successful applicants will be invited to present on the Wednesday the 3rd of April 2019.

The Dragons Den competition is easy to enter just fill in the application form at the bottom of the page. You will be invited to do a simple pitch of your idea to a panel, without the aid of a PowerPoint within a 5 minute time limit. This competition will bring you a step closer in implementing your idea in the market. There is a total prize fund of €500 for this competition.

Dragons Den Winner 2018: Martin Condon

Martin Condon (located on the right) developed a product focused on the cultivating of edible mushrooms for health benefits, he went onto partcipate in the Student Inc programme in the Summer of 2018 and is now trading under the business name the Super Fungi's with business partner Hugh McCarthy.

Dragons Den Winner 2017: Peter Jennings

Peter's innovative product focused on commericial snail farming on a large scale in Ireland.

Dragons Den Winner 2016: Emilie O’ Mahony

Emilie's product is a pumpkin pie which is made by hand from a secret family recipe that has been developed over the last 20 years.


Dragons Den Winner 2015: Bernadette Palmer

Bernadette had a universal shopping membership card which can be tracked by an app. This idea is innovative as it takes away the inconvenience of consumers having different club cards for different retailers.

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CIT Dragons' Den Competition Entry Form

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