There is a range of UK and internationally-based business competitions that provide funding, support, press and much more to startups, entrepreneurs and new business ventures. They can be a great source for testing your concept and providing the resources/ networks to grow your startup.
These competitions and others are a good way to secure initial resources, finance or support for an expansion.
We have listed some of the latest business funding competitions below, if you can’t find a competion that suits your business you can search for more here.
Reducing the use of animals in research – £2.3m fund
New and novel healthcare solutions – £12m fund
Digital technology for healthcare – £8m fund
Newton UK-China agritech challenge 2017 – £8m fund
Business productivity portal - £500K fund
Improving operations through machine learning - £250K fund
UK-India industrial waste challenge 2017 - £8m Fund
Open Funding for any Innovative ideas - £15m fund
Collaborative research and development - £10m fund
Encouraging cycling and walking - £470K fund
Precision medicine programme in South Africa - £1.5m fund