The Big Idea Challenge video pitch competition encourages young people from programme countries to develop an innovative ‘startup’ and tell the world about it.

If you are a student, graduate or a young entrepreneur coming from a participating institution, you can apply for a chance to win a share of £25,000 for the implementation of your idea – including a trip to London! The competition is open to individuals as well as teams of up to three people.

The three competition categories:

  1. Digital technology
  2. Social impact 
  3. Creative 

We give all types of ideas an equal chance – whether you're thinking of a great business venture, an amazing creative project or simply trying to make the world a better place.

How to apply?

If you have an idea and would like to participate, head over to the competition website and learn how you can apply. The applications will be open till midnight on Sunday 9 June.

If you have any enquiries, please contact Creative Spark programme team or our local office before the application deadline.