What's the Big Idea


What's the Big Idea?

The ‘What’s the Big Idea?’ competition is open to all students at Queen’s who have exciting and novel business ideas. It's an amazing platform for students to launch their business ideas and to get the chance to win up to £2,800!

Prize categories include:

  • Best Overall Business Idea
  • Most Innovative Business idea
  • Best Green Business Idea
  • Best Business Idea for Global Marketplace
  • Best Business Idea from an International Student
  • Best Business Idea from the Faculty of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences
  • Best Business Idea from the Faculty of Engineering & Physical Sciences
  • Best Business Idea from the Faculty of Medicine, Health & Life Sciences
  • Best Business Idea from a Postgraduate Student 
  • Best Idea for a Social Enterprise 
  • Best Use of Technology

As well as winning big prizes, you will also have the opportunity to meet local entrepreneurs, develop your creative thinking and business skills and compete for even more cash in other competitions. 

Applications are now closed. Reopens September 2018.


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Check out this years' winners for some inspiration:

Best Overall Business Idea Best Idea for a Social Enterprise Best Idea from an International Student