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Converge Challenge - 1st May deadline...

Scotland’s premier company creation competition with a prize fund of over £100,000!

A prize fund of £100,000 alongside great networking opportunities and a comprehensive support and training package are available for the winners.

Converge Challenge is looking for ambitious and creative thinkers with innovative ideas that we can help to develop for the commercial world. 

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There are three categories this year with expanded criteria for entry and prize fund:

1.       Converge Challenge – form a company within 12 months

2.       KickStart – early stage ideas

3.       Social Enterprise – positive environmental or social impact with Firstport

Who can enter?

  • Staff, undergraduates, postgraduates and recent graduates
  • Part of any Scottish University or Research Institute or within 12 months of graduation
  • Any stage of development
  • Non-trading or trading for less than 6 months, income less than £50K
  • Any sector, product or service business

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Published on Monday 13 April 2015