Santander has proudly supported the NACUE Enterprise Conference in the past 2 editions. The Bank has been supporting UK entrepreneurs through Santander Universities since 2007 and understands the role that entrepreneurs play for the UK economy.
As part of its support to entrepreneurs Santander Universities has been awarding the best enterprise ideas in the UK through the Santander Universities Entrepreneurship Awards. The competition now in its 5th edition is open to all 77 universities currently partnering with Santander. You can win up to £20,000 to develop your business idea. For more information go to: www.santanderuniversities.co.uk/enterprise.
The deadline for entries is the 20th of March. Previous winners of the competition have now launched their products and have featured in national media like BBC Radio 2 and The Guardian.
Santander has also launched recently the Santander Universities Enterprise Portal: A unique tool for those of you currently cooking up a business idea or already in the process of developing your own business.
The Santander Universities Enterprise Portal is part of this support and allows you to: Win “The 60 second pitch” Compete with budding entrepreneurs across the country for the chance to win up to £1500 as well as support and advice from Santander.
Learn With lots of information, programmes and tools to support entrepreneurs while they learn.
Connect Bringing together the university and small business communities.
To take part in the “60 second pitch” competition and the chance to win up to £1,500 all you have to do is record your 60-second pitch and upload the video to YouTube. Visit the website to submit your entry. The Spring competition runs from 2 March to 23 April 2015.
For more information click here.