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 competition that suits your business you can search for more here.
Agri-tech Catalyst Colombia – £3m Fund
Medicines manufacturing round 2: challenge fund – £10m Fund
Analysis for innovators round 2: brokerage - £4m Fund
SBRI: automated pre-cleaning of surgical instruments - £150K Fund
March 2018 sector competition: Open - £19m Fund
Develop your innovative business idea: – £19m Fund
Game-changing ideas for products and services – £15m Fund
Digital health technology catalyst round 2 - £8m Fund
Health and life sciences – £19m Fund
emerging and enabling technologies - £19m Fund
Active Ageing Challenge – £100K Fund