San Miguel de Salinas Town Hall and the Provincial Council have organised a Business Ideas Competition to boost the local economy, create employment and promote entrepreneurial culture.
Any person can take part as long as their business idea is linked to the municipality of San Miguel or it is a business they have started there in 2016.
There are two categories: secondary school students and others. Participants can decide how to present their idea, as long as it fills no more than 5 pages. The judges will take originality and innovation into account, as well as how realistic and viable they are and their social impact on the municipality.
The proposals must be related to any of improving the environment, promoting tourism and culture, waste management, alternative energy, promoting local heritage, looking after green spaces and natural areas, mass transport, new technologies and communication, looking after children or disabled people, or home help services.
The deadline is October 20th and ideas must be presented to the Town Hall Registry marked I Concurso de Ideas Empresariales San Miguel de Salinas and for the attention of the Concejalía de Fomento y Comercio. The winner in each category will get a laptop computer.