17 Jan 2022

Venture 2022 - £43,000 Business Idea Competition - What are you waiting for? APPLY NOW!

At the end of February every year, at the culmination of our Entrepreneurship Week, individuals and groups drawn from University of Dundee students, staff and recent graduates have the chance to win funding that could kick-start their business idea.   The Venture competition is your opportunity to pitch your idea to our panel of expert judges with decades of experience between them in their various industries. You don't need to be a business expert yourself to apply, all you need is a business idea that you want to pursue. The Centre for Entrepreneurship on the University of Dundee campus can offer s...

Venture 2022 - £43,000 Business Idea Competition - What are you waiting for? APPLY NOW!

6 Dec 2021

Enterprise Challenge 21/22 Semester 1 Final

The Centre for Entrepreneurship’s Enterprise Challenge programme for Semester 1 21/22 came to a close with the Final being conducted virtually on the 24th of November. Seven workshops were conducted by external speakers and some of the Centre’s own team virtually over the course of 8 weeks. The Final took a familiar format where a private judging session earlier in the day allowed judges to review the previously submitted 3-minute pitch videos and the accompanying business proposal forms ahead of the Live Final. Over 60 attendees tuned in to watch 10 teams pitch their business ideas to ou...

Enterprise Challenge 21/22 Semester 1  Final

31 Mar 2021

Enterprise Challenge Semester 2 20/21 Final

The Centre for Entrepreneurship’s Enterprise Challenge programme running twice every academic year took place virtually for the second time. Seven workshops conducted by external speakers and some of the Centre’s team over Microsoft Teams. The final took the same format as Semester 1, we had a private judging session where judges reviewed the previously submitted 3-min pitch videos and their business proposal forms ahead of the live event. With over 100 attendees signing on to watch the 9 teams pitch their ideas to a panel of expert judges. Cat Ward - Accelerator Manager at Elevator, Ian ...

Enterprise Challenge Semester 2 20/21 Final

13 Nov 2020

Entrepreneurial Masterclass with Lisa-Marie Cabrelli

‘Build a business to serve your life so you don’t spend your life serving your business.’  The Centre for Entrepreneurship had the pleasure of welcoming Lisa-Marie Cabrelli for the School of Humanities Entrepreneurial Masterclass.  We were also joined by Johanna Linsley the Enterprise Lead for the School of Humanities alongside Brian McNicoll the Head of the Centre for Entrepreneurship.   Lisa is an entrepreneur, author, an academic and digital nomad with a successful career in corporate America. In 2006 she founded a multimillion-dollar location-in...

Entrepreneurial Masterclass with Lisa-Marie Cabrelli

13 Nov 2020

Enterprise Challenge Semester 1 20/21 Final

2020/2021 Semester 1 Enterprise Challenge programme took a slightly different format this semester, with the 7 weeks of workshops taking place over Microsoft Teams, from Ideation to Pitch Practice and everything in between that enabled each participant to learn the most important enterprising skills. As the programme took place virtually, we had a private judging session where judges reviewed the previously submitted 3-min pitch videos and their business proposal forms ahead of the live event. The Enterprise Challenge Final also took place virtually with over 100 attendees signing on to watch the 19 teams ...

Enterprise Challenge Semester 1 20/21 Final