OECS Seeking Young Entrepreneurs

The Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS), is seeking to identify 30 young entrepreneurs making strides in their respective business endeavours, through its 30 Under 30 in Entrepreneurship initiative.


Thirty young entrepreneurs under the age of 30 will be recognized as examples of youth success in entrepreneurship.  They will be accepted as a cohort for business support by the OECS Competitive Business Unit; receive mentorship to aid their professional and business development; receive technical assistance; and be assisted in sourcing markets and financial assistance.

Entrepreneurs can be from any discipline or industry, including but not limited to:

  • Art and Fashion Design,
  • Business, Technology,
  • Agriculture,
  • Sustainable Development,
  • Social Development,
  • Entertainment

All entrepreneurs despite business size, years of operation, and business industry will be considered. Entrepreneurs must be 30 years old or younger at the time of nomination, and be a citizen or resident of an OECS Member State.

Nominations for the OECS 30 Under 30 are open till March 15, 2017. Self nominations are also welcomed.  Individuals can be nominated Here