(26/03/2012) A call for tenders will be sent to a minimum of 5 candidates identified by the European Commission for a service contract of maximum €60000 on the subject "European Web Entrepreneurs Award of the year Program – Support Services". Following up the outcomes of the Digital Agenda Assembly (DAA) 2011, the European Commission decided to organise a European Web Entrepreneur Award of the year in 2012. The purpose of the Web Entrepreneur Award is to invite the public to celebrate entrepreneurship in three different ways: to offer high visibility to remarkably successful Web entrepreneurs, to honour excellence in the Internet during 2011, and to support further success for the winner and the nominees.
The European Web Entrepreneur Award of the year will be provided in autumn 2012 using the possibility to organise the award ceremony back to back with another existing event. The successful contractor will be required to support and provide overall coordination, in collaboration with the Commission
The deadline for submitting the offers is 27 April 2012.