If you have a well developed business idea and you're ready to
go, or if you have already launched a new business or social
enterprise, enter NEW VENTURES and you could win a
£10,000 cash prize to help you on your way!
NEW VENTURES will help accelerate your plan for
a business or social enterprise and help unleash the full potential
of your idea. Previous winners and entrants of our competition have
gone on to be offered investment on BBC's Dragon's Den, secure
significant funding elsewhere, and are continuing to grow their
New Ventures can be where it all starts for you!
Prizes: 1st - £10,000 cash, 2nd - £5,000
cash, 3rd - £1,000 cash!
Entry to the 2013-14 NEW VENTURES competition
closed on 24 January 2014. Those progressing to
the next stage will be invited to attend START-UP DAY, which takes
place on 08 February 2014.
START-UP DAY is an exclusive invite-only workshop for
competition entrants who make it through to the national stage of
FRESH IDEAS, and entrants to NEW VENTURES. They'll have the
opportunity to work on their idea and receive expert help and
advice on how it can be improved. Read more here.
Final Competition Pitching: 01 March