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Business Plan Competition 2016-17

The competition consists of 3 rounds— Ideas, Plan and Pitch—but no one gets knocked out of the competition until the end of the Plan Round. You don’t have to enter all the rounds and you can join the competition at any point. Teams should consist of no more than 2 people.

You can use this website to find out more about the competition, register to take part or log in to your account.

The contestants will be pitching their business plans to our panel of judges from Deloitte at their headquarters in London on the 15th February 2017. This day will also be open to the Apps Crunch and Dragons’ Den Contestants.

The competition deadline is 12 noon on Wednesday 1 March and all business plans should be completed on the online submission form on this site. There are two opportunities for you to upload additional files – marketing and finance – and the submissions are then shortlisted online. Shortlisted finalists will be notified by Wednesday 8 March.

Business Plan Competition finalists will pitch their business plans to our panel of judges on the morning of Thursday 16 March. The winner of the overall competition will be announced that evening at the Final Celebration event at Deloitte’s Bath Offices in Henry Street.