Think Big and you could win a share of the £15,000 prize fundThe Think Big Competition offers the chance of development support to businesses, including social enterprises, in the Dundee and Angus area. In addition to cash prizes, winners will be awarded appropriate assistance from local business experts, which could include legal advice, support with accounts or creation of a website.
There are two categories*:
Think Big: New BusinessFor pre-start or new start businesses that have been trading for less than 1 year
Think Big: Business GrowthFor businesses that have been trading for for over 1, and up to 5 years
If you've got a big idea why not see if it's got the potential to become a reality?
The closing date for applications is Friday 25 November, and if you'd like free support putting together any aspect of your application, please contact Pauline McDonald on 01241 432722 or firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday 4 November, and you'll be matched up with an appropriate mentor.
Successful applicants will be invited to pitch their big idea to a judging panel made up of business and enterprise experts with the winners announced at an awards ceremony in January.
* Businesses cannot enter more than one category
Please click here Think Big: New Business
Please click here Think Big: Business Growth
Key datesClosing date for applications: Friday 25 November 2016
Shortlist presentations to judging panel: Friday 2 December 2016
Winners announced at awards ceremony: Thursday 19 January 2017
Bridge 2 Business
Business Gateway Tayside
Dundee & Angus College
Dundee City Council
Dundee Social Enterprise Network
Federation of Small Businesses
Voluntary Action Angus