The annual £25k Award business plan competition is now open for entries.
The programme presents a showcase of the most innovative research and intellectual property from Northern Ireland’s public sector. Over six months shortlisted entrants are guided by experienced mentors to refine their business plans before the winners are announced.
There are four categories:
- Digital Media/Software
The competition is open to researchers in HSC trusts, who should contact HSC Innovations for further information.
Full details are on the Northern Ireland Science Park website at www.25kaward.co.uk.
The closing date is
22nd April 2013 26th April 2013 at noon.
Launch events, at which members of HSC staff are welcome, will take place as follows:
- 5th March 2013 – University of Ulster, Jordanstown Campus, 12:00-13:00, room: 2F05
- 6th March 2013 – University of Ulster, Belfast Campus, 12:00-13:00, room: 82C03
- 7th March 2013 – University of Ulster, Magee Campus, 12:00-13:00, room: MD013
- 19th March 2013 – Queen’s University Belfast, 12:30-13:30, room: Old Staff Common Room, Lanyon Building
The deadline for entries has been extended to 26th April 2013 at noon.