Get involved in entrepreneurship by bringing your ideas to life.

In addition to our internal competitions and the Enteprise Challenge, we will also support you with applications to external competitions. If you need any help, send us an email at to book a 1 to 1 appointment with our team.

Mayor's Entrepreneur

This competition is for students or recent graduates from a university in London that have a business idea that can make London a better place to live and work.  Apply for a chance to win one of the four prizes of £20,000 each. The Mayor's team is looking for smart business ideas to make London cleaner, and greener focused on one of the four awards; Environment, Smart Cities, Creative Industries and Health.

Deadline: 17th May 2020

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NACUE Tata Varsity Pitch Competition 2020

Tata Varsity Pitch Competition, powered by NACUE is an annual, national early stage business pitching competition that celebrates the best businesses coming out of colleges and universities across the UK. The three-stage competition provides an exceptional opportunity for early stages businesses to gain exposure to international businesses, gain credible feedback from industry experts, business support, a chance to compete for the increased prize pot of £15,000 equity free funding and a national title.

Deadline: June 2020 (Date will be released in June)

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The CleanTech Challenge

The CleanTech Challenge is a student competition jointly hosted by London Business School and University College London, where students compete in cross-functional teams combining technical and business skills. The objective of the Challenge is to identify and reward innovative clean technology ideas that have been taken from a concept phase to a stage in which they would ideally attract Series A funding or otherwise be self-sustainable.

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Launchpad Competition- Royal Academy of Engineering

Do you have a great idea but don't know where to begin? The Royal Academy of Engineering are holding a Launchpad Competition that helps young inventors and designers get started on their entrepreneurial career. If you're aged 18 – 25 your idea could win £15,000 equity-free seed funding.

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