As part of the Creative Spark programme, the British Council is running an enterprise video pitch competition in 2020, which is specifically designed to improve awareness and skills in entrepreneurship for participants.
Applications must be assigned to one of the following categories:
1. Digital technology - includes ideas involving the development and application of new software or hardware.
2. Social Impact - is for ideas that tackle social inclusion and gender equality or target under-represented communities and the world beyond. This could be an environmental or social idea that helps those most in need.
3. Creative - is for ideas for a new product, an exhibition or a way to make the cultural environment more vibrant. Ideas that help creative people reach new audiences will also be considered in this category.
*each idea can enter one category only
Applicants will be expected to provide a 60 second video pitch of their business idea where they demonstrate their commitment to the idea, its feasibility, impact and quality. A brief supporting written application will also be required.