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The Mayor's Entrepreneur Competition is now open!

8 November 2017


Got a great idea to make London a better place to live and work? Enhance your CV, improve our city and win £20k in the process!

Have you ever walked around the city thinking of ways that London could be less wasteful? Want to make London greener and more sustainable? Are you brimming with ideas of how to do this?

The Mayor’s Office wants to hear form you! As a student or recent graduate, you’re invited to submit an idea for how to improve the capital and compete for a chance to be crowned Mayor’s Entrepreneur 2018 – as well as the chance to receive £20,000 to bring your idea to life! Sponsored by Citi, this student competition is a great way to improve your employability and create something special.

Why enter?

Whether entering as an individual or as part of a group, there are loads of benefits to taking part:

  • improve your skills and future employability
  • free mentoring and workshops from business experts
  • opportunity to pitch your ideas Dragon Den's style at City Hall
  • chance to win £20,000 to bring your idea to life

Find out more

Applications are now open and you have until the 18th of February 2018 to enter your idea!