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PDST Young Economist of the Year


Welcome to the website of the PDST Young Economist of the Year Award! 

This site is your one-stop shop to find out everything you need to know about the PDST Young Economist of the Year Competition, or YEOTY as it has become affectionately known. 

On this website, you can find out information about our partners, past entries and what the competition is. To find out more about YEOTY click the link below. 

YEOTY 2023 National Awards Ceremony

See below a video showing the highlights of the National Awards Ceremony held in the O'Reilly Hall in UCD on 28th April 2023. 

YEOTY Programme 2023

To download a pdf of the Official Programme for the PDST Young Economist of the Year Awards 2023 please click the button below

YEOTY 2024


Information on YEOTY 2024 is coming soon! Click the button below for more information about YEOTY 2023!

The 2023 Teacher CPD session to support mentoring students took place on Saturday 19th November 2022 in the Hodson Bay Hotel, Athlone from 10am-3.30pm. The date for this year's CPD is not yet set. Recordings and resources can be found by clicking the link below.



The portal for submitting entries will open in January 2024. The deadline for submitting entries will be in March 2024. The Awards Ceremony will take place in April/May 2024. 

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The PDST would like to extend sincere thanks to the Teacher Education Section at the Department of Education for their ongoing support and funding of this initiative.

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