The Big Idea Challenge video pitch competition

Are you a student, graduate or young entrepreneur aged between 18 and 35? Are you resident in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Ukraine or Uzbekistan? Do you dream about starting your own business one day? If so, then this could be exactly the opportunity you’ve been looking for!

The Big Idea Challenge video pitch competition is a key part of the British Council’s Creative Spark Higher Education Enterprise Programme and encourages you to develop an innovative new ‘startup’ and then to tell the world about it. So whatever your idea, we want to hear about how it solves real problems and could ‘wow’ customers.

The winner gets an incredible opportunity:

• Website development

• Internship and business mentors in London, UK

• £ 25,000


You can participate in the competition in 3 categories:

• Digital technology

• Social impact

• Creative

What do you need to participate? Remove the 60-second videos in English and send the link in Youtube to and

Applications will be accepted until midnight (00.00 hours) Monday 20 may 2019 video Examples can be viewed on the website

On the website or the link you will find the guide and selection criteria for the video for the contest.

If you have any questions, please contact the Creotalents project team.