Student Enterprise Competitions
Ignite is a funding competition delivered by SOAS Student Enterprise which encourages students to run a project or venture from January to June 2015. We are looking for projects that are interesting, innovative, will have impact locally or globally.
The Ignite Award is to enable you to test an idea, get a venture off the ground or to gain experience running a project. Awards of up to £500 are available. Applicants must be currently enrolled at SOAS and have a UK bank account. The SOAS Student Enterprise Office will offer you package of mentoring and support as well as publicity through all our official channels. You will have 6 months to spend the money and must submit a report to us by 30th June 2015 which explains the project and your experience.
Applications are open from the end of October to 12th December 2014 on a first come, first served basis. In order to be considered the judges, applicants must complete the application form and submit a 2 minute video pitch to email@example.com.
Please read the following documents carefully before submitting your video and application form:
- Ignite- Guidelines (pdf; 282kb)
- Ignite - FAQs (pdf; 135kb)
- Ignite - Video Pitching Tips (pdf; 209kb)
Applications close at midday on 12th December. If you have any questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org