Competition time! Do you have a business or a business idea that is going to be huge one day? There is your first win! Step 2: come and pitch it! We offer you a chance to win cash prizes! £ £ Network with amazing students and judges and put your business or business idea in front of a bigger audience.
Startup Games is the only competition at the University of Birmingham that gives students a possibility to win a cash prize to further grow their businesses or make their business idea a reality. This is going to be the 5th edition of our pitching contest and this year we are back with a more advanced format, high-level judging panel, (no free pizza this year 😢)!
There are 2 categories available - a registered business (including sole traders) and a business idea. Enter here for the Games by filling out the application form. This is the Round 1 of the games. Your application form will be judged by the Startup Society committee and the B-Enterprising team. We will be selecting 6 finalists per category. If you are successful, you will be invited to the pitching contest - WELCOME TO THE GAMES!
Prizes: Cash Prizes and MENTORSHIP from experienced professionals, we are working together with VCs, Startups, and an accerlator program to make this happen. Stay tuned for more details!
See last year events Click here!
Everybody who is a student of the University of Birmingham and Keele University is welcome to participate! No other requirements.
The deadline to submit your applications is the 9th of February 2021 at 00:00. We will let you know if you have made it to the Games by the 15th of February 2021. The final will take place on the 15th of March.
|13:30 - 14:00||Judges' Arrival & Registration|
|14:00 - 14:15||Opening Remarks|
|14:15 = 14:45||Pitch 1-3 of Each Category|
|14:45 - 15:00||Networking / Break|
|15:00 - 15:35||Pitch 3-6 & Closing of Finals|
|15:35 – 16:00||Networking|
|16:00 – 16:15||Announce Winners & Close Up|