The inaugural year of the competition has been a great success. After careful consideration, our judges have given their verdict.

The power of students to shape and influence was clear. The standard of the work submitted was exceptional and provided invaluable insights around some of the difficult questions facing our planet today and how future career choices can offer solutions.


  • Wicklow Youthreach – First prize
  • Discovery Centre – Second prize
  • St. Nathys College – Joint third prize
  • Bridgetown College – Joint third prize


  • Borris Vocational School
  • Castleblaney Youthreach
  • Coláiste Dún Iascaigh
  • Coláiste Eoin
  • Coola Post Primary School, 4th Year
  • Discovery Centre, Catering
  • Discovery Centre, Hair and Beauty
  • Kingscourt Youthreach
  • St Pauls, A Team


The final judging took place at a showcase event on Tuesday 24th of March.

The event promised to be an occasion of celebration, with great excitement among the competition teams about the venue and the opportunity of showcasing their entry with invited guests and partners in enterprise, government, education and training.

Thank you to everyone who participated in the competition and well done to the commended teams and a huge congratulations to the National finalists.

Pictures and updates to follow.