Jolt the library and win £1,000!

Jolt the Library

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Do you have a great idea that can help improve the student experience at Lancaster University Library?

Jolt The Library is your chance to submit an idea to improve your Library.  The winner of Jolt The Library will receive a £1,000 prize and the title of Lancaster University Innovation Champion 2015.  They will also see their idea implemented by the Library here at Lancaster University.  Additional prizes will also be awarded.

Dozens of ideas of all kinds have been submitted and the closing date for the entries is 30th January, 2015, with the event to be hosted on the 11th March.

For full details, please visit: http://jolt.lancaster.ac.uk/

BIG Breakfast Networking Event

The ‘Big Breakfast’ Networking Event

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Wednesday, 04 February 2015 | 8.30am – 10.30am | Lancaster House Hotel, Ellel, Lancaster, LA1 4GJ

Join the masses at this exclusive ‘Big Breakfast’ Networking Event and engage with a whole host of businesses from across the district.

This informal breakfast event is a perfect opportunity to make valuable connections with other business professionals, shout out about your business and inspire others.

Aaron Crewe, Managing Director of SEO 24/7 will be speaking about why it’s “Good practice to share business connections”, as well as encouraging people to engage with each other.
All attendees have the opportunity to bring along a banner to further promote their business.
 
Book today and be part of something BIG – it could be the perfect opportunity to grow your business!

Click here to book

Santander Universities Entrepreneurship Awards 2015

Santander Universities Entrepreneurship Awards

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What Can I Win?

The Santander Universities Entrepreneurship Awards offer a fantastic opportunity to celebrate the success of student and graduate entrepreneurs. Not only will the awards help secure cash investment to aid students with their ideas and businesses, but they will also provide the winners with valuable press coverage via the recognition received through this initiative. Winners will also then qualify for entry into the Santander Universities Enterprise Community programme.

The competition is open to students or recent graduates (within last two years), and entries can be from individuals or groups.

Undergrad prizes

  • 1st prize: £5,000
  • 2nd prize: £3,000
  • 3rd prize: £1,000

Postgrad prizes

  • 1st prize: £20,000
  • 2nd prize: £10,000
  • 3rd prize: £5,000

To enter you will need to submit a business plan by midday Monday 9th March.  The plans will then be shortlisted and evaluated by a panel and an entry for each category put forward to represent Lancaster University in the national competition .

Click here for more information: Santander Universities Entrepreneurship Awards Information Pack

All submissions should be emailed to enterpriseteam@lancaster.ac.uk

 

 

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