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In an era where the market is extremely competitive and it becomes difficult for a fresher while seeking a job, Entrepreneurship can prove to be a key element to add value to the system of employment.

To cultivate a culture of Entrepreneurship, the Goa Entrepreneurs Mentoring Services Trust(GEMS) has been working on exciting, training and nurturing Budding Entrepreneurs in Goa.

As a part of this activity, GEMS the ‘GEMS Young Entrepreneur of the Year’ award to deserving young entrepreneurs in Goa.


Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award (Male) + 2 Outstanding Entrepreneur Awards

Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award (Female) + 2 Outstanding Entrepreneur Awards.


1. Services

2. Manufacturing

3. Retail

4. Agriculture (Including Poultry, Dairy, etc)

Eligibility Criteria:

• In business for a minimum of 02yrs and maximum of 04yrs.

• A new business idea and not carried forward.

• Age to be less than 40yrs.

• Operating in / from Goa.

To motivate the youth to take up Entrepreneurship as a career, GEMS would be inviting students from various colleges, polytechnics and other institutions to witness this session, along with top business leaders from the industry.

The award shall be presented on 25th April 2015 during the ‘Goa Biz Fest’ at Dr. Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Stadium, Bambolim.

If you are an entrepreneur with the drive to make a change or know of a young budding entrepreneur passionate about his work, do send in the nominations to gemsgoa@gmail.com with a brief biography of the entrepreneur and his contact details of fill in the form online.