Posted by Crafty Cherry on February 4 2024
The BiG Challenge is an enterprise competition open to all Y7-Y9 students in Sheffield. Each team has the opportunity to design and grow a business from a £25 start up loan.
A Thank You
Thanks to all the teams that submitted their journals!
Your entries have been passed on for judging and the top teams will be invited to attend the Dragon's Den event which is taking place w/c 26 February. Winners will be announced at our Awards event which will take place on Thursday 21 March.
All teams that have completed the Challenge should now complete the Post-Survey (see below)
Good luck in the judging!
Post-Survey now live!
After you have submitted your journal, each member of your team should complete this survey to tell us how your skills have progressed.
The BiG Awards revealed!
The BiG Challenge 2024 Awards will take place on Thursday March 21st at OEC Sheffield!
Winning teams and VIPs from around Sheffield will gather to celebrate the achievements of this year's Challenge and be the first to find out the results.
These are the awards up for grabs!
- Marketing and Sales – Sponsored by Harvey Morton Digital
- Sustainability – Sponsored by Henry Boot
- Made in Sheffield – Sponsored by Made in Sheffield
- Innovation – Sponsored by Sheffield Forgemasters
- Use of Technology – Sponsored by Seven Hills Creative
- Biggest Profit – Sponsored by MGRW
- Outstanding Journal – Sponsor Business Sheffield
...plus The BiG Prize of a £500 Virgin Experience Voucher for each member of the overall winning team sponsored by Sheffield City Council.
Get top tips from Sheffield’s brilliant businesses!
We've been working with businesses around the city to provide teams some expert info - watch the videos below!
A BiG thank you to all our employer contributors!