Young Entrepreneur Award

The Cokethorpe Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award is open to entrants under the age of 30 on 01 January 2020, usually a business owner and / or director / partner, who has brought financial and / or non-financial benefits to their organisation through their efforts.

The judges will be looking for evidence of:

  • Set up a business venture or has a position of significant influence in a business
  • Demonstrated a high degree of entrepreneurship, creativity and vision for the future
  • Set and achieved objectives within the business plans
  • Established or is working towards a position of sustainable profitability and success
  • Shown an understanding of the relationship between their own development and the success of the business

About the sponsor

We are an independent day school for boys and girls aged four to eighteen set in 150 acres of beautiful parkland, ten miles to the west of Oxford. Providing a happy, thriving and dynamic environment, we offer a well-rounded and stimulating education for all our pupils.

Academic excellence is pursued with rigour. In addition Cokethorpe also values its range of pupils and prides itself on the attention it affords the individual, celebrating the diversity of their ambitions and success. At the heart of the School community is the belief that everyone belongs and everyone contributes.
Cokethorpe places great emphasis on the role that it plays within the community. This, added to our aim of preparing individuals for life-long learning, makes our support of the WOBAs a natural fit. We are delighted to be part of this exciting event and proud to be associated with the WOBAs. Will Griffiths, Marketing Manager