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Deadline looms for Disabled Entrepreneurs to apply for 2012 Stelios Awards

Stelios Award for Disabled Entrepreneurs 2012 networking event

16th October 2012

Business people with disabilities have little time left to apply for this year's Stelios Award for Disabled Entrepreneurs in the UK.

The award, jointly run by the Stelios Philanthropic Foundation and Leonard Cheshire Disability, recognises the achievements of, and unique challenges faced by, disabled entrepreneurs. Now in its sixth year, the award offers a £50,000 cash prize to the winner - the largest cash sum of its kind, as well as business support for the three finalists through the Stelios' Scholar scheme.

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Stelios meets scholars of past and present

10th October 2012

Stelios meets scholars of past and present

Stelios was delighted to meet this year's new cohorts at LSE and Cass Business School at a Stelios Scholars networking event. Approximately 60 Stelios Scholars attended the event with some from the 2005 and 2006 cohorts when the scheme began.

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Lifting sling takes off with Stelios for disabled entrepreneur

18th September 2012

Huw Thomas, joint winner of The Stelios Award for Disabled Entrepreneurs in the UK 2011 comments on his award experience.

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Stelios Launches the Award for Disabled Entrepreneurs in the UK 2012

14th September 2012

easyJet founder Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou is calling for talented disabled entrepreneurs to apply for this year's Stelios Award for Disabled Entrepreneurs in the UK. 

The award, jointly run by the Stelios Philanthropic Foundation and Leonard Cheshire Disability, recognises the achievements and unique challenges faced by disabled entrepreneurs. Now in its sixth year, the award offers a £50,000 cash prize to the winner - the largest cash sum of its kind. 

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Stelios Scholars at Cass Business School graduate with flying colours

Stelios Scholars cohort 2010/11 at Cass Business School graduated with flying colours! We managed to grab six of them in their gowns at the Barbican inbetween ceremonies on 24 April 2012. Many congratulations to you all, we are very proud of you!

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The LSE Scholars and Donors reception - March 2012

A big thank you to all our current LSE Stelios Scholars who attended the annual LSE Scholars & Donors reception on 14 March 2012. As one of the evening's speakers, Manuel Stotz (a Stelios Scholar from our first cohort who graduated in 2008) spoke about what Stelios and his Scholarship has meant to him and the importance of giving back.

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Because We’re Worth It

Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou and Lord Alan Sugar join ITV Business Editor Laura Kueenssberg to investigate why the salaries of directors of leading UK companies are continuing to rise in a time of austerity for the rest of the nation.  

Watch ITV Thursday 5 April at 19.30…


 

LSE Networking Event - February 2012

LSE Stelios Scholars past and present gathered last night for a wonderful evening of networking and fun. It was great to see so many of our Scholars there and several from our early cohorts. Thank you for coming and thank you to Georgie and Michal for organising it all. Watch this space for details of our next LSE Stelios Scholars Networking Event next term.

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Three finalists named for 2011 Stelios Award for Disabled Entrepreneurs in the UK

2nd December 2011

Three outstanding entrepreneurs have been shortlisted for the 2011 Stelios Award for Disabled Entrepreneurs in the UK, a competition run by Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou, the Stelios Philanthropic Foundation and the charity Leonard Cheshire Disability.

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Stelios Award For Disabled Entrepreneurs - 2011 shortlisted applicants

After 5 months and 65 applications (43 of which were eligible) we are now down to the final 12.

Please meet the 2011 shortlisted applicants...

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