Information on YEOTY 2022 is out now! 

Full details are on the attached flyer. 

The portal for submitting entries is now open! Click the link below!

Deadline for entries: 15th March at 6pm


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 CPD Webinar 2021

We are delighted to bring you details of our live webinar for teachers in relation to the Young Economist(s) of the Year 2022 initiative. We have put together a fantastic lineup of guests for our teacher professional development webinar, Thursday, 18th November 2021 from 7.00 – 8.30 pm.

If you are a teacher currently supporting students with their projects for entry to the PDST Young Economist(s) of the Year 2022 or your school is interested in getting involved in the future, this is a great source of information and ideas. Participants will hear from experts in the field of economics, ideas and tools for using data and research to support lines of inquiry along with members of the judging panel from previous years.

In case you missed it, click on the link below to view the resources that were shared and to watch back the recordings of the day


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.


YEOTY 2021 Virtual National Awards Ceremony

Due to Covid-19, our planned awards ceremony in UCD could not take place. Instead, we will be holding our virtual awards ceremony 'live' on Thursday 20th May @ 7 p.m. The live ceremony can be viewed on YouTube on the link below or you can watch it here!


YEOTY Programme 2021

To download a pdf of the Official Programme for the PDST Young Economist of the Year Awards 2021 please click the button below


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