As part of the Youngtreprenuers Roadshow events this November, we will be hosting a business competition segment for aspiring entrepreneurs aged 16–30 years old, which will give participant an opportunity to win upto £10,000 investment to start your own business. To enter the competition, submit an a short proposal or video pitch of an enterprise idea you can start with £1,000 plus your proposed returns on that investment within a six weeks period through the ‘Submit Your Entry’ form below.
Shortlisted candidates will be invited to The Pitch, a Dragons’ Den style pitch at one of our Roadshow events. A panel of judges will vote on the best pitches and the entrepreneur(s) with the best idea from each region will be invited to go through to the Youngtrepreneurs Boot Camp, where they will meet the other finalists and be taught by leading entrepreneurs on business start-up.
At the end of the boot camp each participant will be given £1,000 and matched with a mentor who will provide support over the six weeks in which they will implement their £1,000 business idea and aim to generate the biggest return on investment.
After six weeks the finalist with the highest return on investment will walk away with a £10,000 investment start-up fund prize.