The Virgin StartUp's Foodpreneur 2017 contest (in conjuction with intu), is a nationwide competition to shine a light on the best food and drink businesses in Britain.
17 May 2017
- Eight semi-finalists will be awarded the opportunity to showcase their business in a customised pop-up at one of intu’s UK prime shopping centres and online at intu.co.uk for one week.
- Four finalists will win the chance to pitch and present their business to a panel of top industry experts.
- The winner will get the unique opportunity to run their business, reaching an audience of millions, in one of intu’s UK centres and online for six weeks and benefit from advice and support from both intu and Virgin StartUp.
- 18 hours of mentor sessions from Virgin StartUp mentors and intu executives.
Note that while some organisers may accept applications from all around the world, you may still be required to travel to the host country in order to take part in the later stages of a competition for instance, or you may be required to live there for a period of time to take part in a funded programme (e.g. scholarship, incubator, accelerator).