Innovation Challenge

2020 Innovation Challenge

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ABOUT THE CHALLENGE

ARE YOU AN ETHNIC MINORITY BUSINESS OR A FOUNDER WITH A NEW IDEA THAT CAN MAKE OUR WORLD A BETTER PLACE?
Get your ideas in front of global brands and investors. Apply for the MSDUK Innovation Challenge today to bring your ideas to the front, get noticed by industry and the business world and win exciting prizes that will help you bring your ideas to life. Previous prize winners have been offered scholarships to attend Ivy League Business School, corporate mentoring and product introductions.

PRIZES

£5,000

CASH PRIZE for the challenge winner

Introductions to our investor network and workshops

£40,000

worth of business school SCHOLARSHIPS

At Ivy League Tuck School of Business for the top four finalists

£100,000

worth of corporate mentoring

12-18 months corporate mentoring programme with Accenture and Digital Catapult

2-YEAR

MSDUK Premium membership

2-year unlimited access to MSDUK Hub Programmes and events for all 13 finalists

Why should you apply?

TESTIMONIALS

MEET OUR 2019 FINALISTS

Entry REQUIREMENTS

Ethnic Minority

MSDUK champions inclusion of ethnic minority businesses and founders into the mainstream. All applicants should have at least one founder of an ethnic minority origin, with a majority (51% or more) stake and/or ownership within the business.

PERMANENT Uk resident or citizen

You must be a UK citizen or resident with a Tier 1-Visa.

INDIVIDUAL OR IN TEAMS

You can enter as an individual innovator or as part of a team.

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