Reporter 461, 12 February 2001

Golden opportunities

Entrepreneurs with a new business idea could win 5,000 and the opportunity to turn their idea into reality thanks to an e-business competition organised by Leeds University Business School.

The competition aims to reward good, new business ideas that have been carefully thought through and presented in a well-structured business plan. Judges will be looking for robust ideas that are both original and well researched.

The first prize includes 5,000 as well as advice and business mentoring from the judging panel of entrepreneurs, venture capitalists and business academics. Two runners-up will receive 1,250 each as well as valuable feedback from the judges.

Applications must be submitted online by March 31 at which also contains more information about the competition.

see the following document for further details on the competition: comp.htm

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