Innovator Launchpad is a new Facebook community powered by Murgitroyd to provide a space for innovators to collaborate, access resources and compete for funding. Visit the Innovator Launchpad here today.
Murgitroyd’s Innovator Launchpad Award
For a chance to win a first place prize worth £7,500 plus some other great prizes, tell us your innovation story. We are looking to provide support for innovators to help kick-start their business venture. Are you a pre-profit business or charity based in the UK? Then this competition may be for you! To apply simply submit your innovation story to us by using the application link below.
The winner of the Innovator Launchpad Award will receive:
- £5,000 cash award
- £2,500 of in-kind intellectual property advice
- Customised Betabrand Space Jacket!
- Professional photo shoot
- Free publicity, including UK press release and 1-page regional full color advertisement (see example below under ‘Innovation Stories’)
The two runners-up will be awarded:
- £1,000 of in-kind intellectual property advice
Who is eligible to apply?
Any UK-registered pre-profit business that provides a groundbreaking solution to a business or social problem.
How is a winner selected?
Innovation stories may be submitted until 12pm BST on Friday, 9 June, 2017. After your story goes through initial review (to ensure it is eligible and that your IP is protected), it will be posted on the Murgitroyd Innovator Launchpad Facebook community for public voting (and free publicity for you!). The three entries with the most Facebook Likes on Friday, 16th June at 12pm BST will go forward as finalists in a closing judging process where each will be interviewed by a cross-industry panel. Enter quickly to give your peers maximum time to vote! A winner will be announced on Tuesday, 27 June, 2017. All entrants will receive special edition 2017 Innovator Launchpad merchandise.