Home » News & Articles » 2019 » King’s College Entrepreneurship Prize 2019 is now open!

King’s College Entrepreneurship Prize 2019 is now open!

The annual competition encourages King's students and alumni the opportunity to develop their ideas, initiatives and inventions, with a top prize of £20,000.
buildings_square

The 2019 King’s College Entrepreneurship Prize is now open. Supported by the Stuart Lyons Fund for Entrepreneurship, this exciting initiative encourages and helps King’s Members in developing their promising ideas and concepts. Both commercial and social entrepreneurial ideas are acceptable and may be completely new or in a partially developed form.

Following the same format as last year, the 2019 competition will again offer a top prize for the winner of £20,000, a runners-up prize of £10,000 and a third prize of £5,000. First round entrants who provide the best one-page business ideas will each receive £100, to enable them to submit supplementary information for further consideration. Finalists will then be selected and invited to prepare a full business plan to present in College, following which they will receive £1,000, and of course may in addition be awarded one of the top prizes.

A group of alumni and Fellows have been chosen to act as competition judges and, possibly, mentors to winning entrants.

This is an annual prize, open to all King’s Members, both students and alumni. Entrants may be individual or a team; we just ask that the team leader of any group is a King’s Member.

Further information about the King’s College Entrepreneurship Prize, plus the entry form, can be found at: http://www.kings.cam.ac.uk/members-and-friends/entrepreneurship. All enquiries should be emailed to enterprise@kings.cam.ac.uk .

The deadline for submissions is 12 noon on 21 January 2019.

news

News & Articles

Similar Entries

globe_crop

College entrepreneurship competition is now open!

This year’s competition for King’s entrepreneurs is now open!

verticaleye

College entrepreneurship competition now open

The King’s Entrepreneurship Prize encourages and supports King’s Members in the development of promising ideas and concepts.

ira_guha

King’s announces the winners of the Entrepreneurship Prize

This year the first prize of £20,000 has been jointly awarded to two start-ups that promise international health benefits.

microsoftteams-image_19

Winners of the 2021 Entrepreneurship Prize announced

Perfexia and Caravaggio's Chair have both been awarded prizes from the judging panel.

robok_team_0

Tech and Transport Ideas win King’s Entrepreneurship Prizes

King’s announces the winners of the Entrepreneurship Prize 2017, where two teams have won funding for their exciting business ideas

dsc_1118

Energy Storage Idea wins King's Entrepreneurship Prize

£20,000 prize awarded to Pumped Heat, a company aiming to decarbonise the electricity system through long duration energy storage.

correcto_meadow

Winners of 2022 Entrepreneurship Prize announced

Correcto, a Spanish language software project, has been awarded first prize by the judging panel in this year's Prize.

kep_winners_2023

Winners of 2023 Entrepreneurship Prize announced

La Huerta de Elisa, Arxax, and Sirene Chocolate are the winners of this year's competition.

Follow us on Instagram

View more