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Churchill College Enterprise Competition

Capturing the spirit of Churchill’s intent to produce the leaders of the future.

Competition rules Watch the video

Churchill College Enterprise Competition

Capturing the spirit of Churchill’s intent to produce the leaders of the future.

Competition rules Watch the video


Capturing the spirit of Churchill’s intent to produce the leaders of the future, this competition seeks to identify the best business ideas of current Churchill students and alumni.

The aim of this competition is to create an environment where Churchill students and alumni can gain knowledge and skills in whatever future direction their careers take: corporate, banking, consulting or entrepreneurship.

The competition is open to all current members of College, including alumni, with an idea for an innovative service or product they would like to develop. Prizes include mentoring and cash prizes to enable participants to develop their ideas further.

Prospective entrants are invited to contact development@chu.cam.ac.uk if they have any questions and / or to seek advice on potential submissions. The submission deadline is Friday 5 March 2021. The finals will take place on Wednesday 28 April 2021.

Enterprise Competition 2019 Social Card

"Since winning, our entrepreneurial journey has expanded by engaging more with the entrepreneurial community in Cambridge. We are now at the stage of complementing and finalising the patent assignment"

Igor Romanov, member of UroLogic - 2015 winners

Competition Rules

2019 competition winners

Competition sponsors

Shenzhen logo (small)

Headline sponsor

The Churchill College Enterprise Competition is being generously supported for the next three years by our headline sponsor; the Federation of Shenzhen Commerce (FSC). The FSC is a mutual-benefit and non-profit social organisation formed by the top Shenzhen entrepreneurs for acquiring important information, social and governmental resources.


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Supporting sponsors

Supporting sponsor CyberHive is delighted to sponsor a £250 award for the the team with the "Most Innovative Technology". CyberHive is a technology company, led by two Cambridge graduates with a mission to thwart cyber criminals and make data breaches a thing of the past. Its patented "Trusted Cloud" cyber security technology was launched in July 2018.


Supporting sponsor ideaSpace has offered the winning team free part-time membership for up to 5 members at any single ideaSpace hub for a year. 


Our judges are all Churchill alumni or current Fellows—eminently qualified and successful in diverse sectors such as investment, management, research and manufacturing

Meet our judges

Harry Bullivant

Meet competition judge Harry

Meet Harry
Philip Hilton

Meet competition judge Philip

Meet Philip
Professor Tim Minshall

Meet competition judge Tim

Meet Tim
Alan Platt

Meet competition judge Alan

Meet Alan

Useful Links

The University Enterprise Network

This website provides the best overview of everything to do with enterprise across Cambridge University.

The University Enterprise Network

Cambridge University Entrepreneurs (CUE)

Find out more about the activities run by the Cambridge University Entrepreneurs including their prestigious £1K and £5K competitions.

Cambridge University Entrepreneurs

Churchill College Engineering Society (ChuEng)

Churchill College Engineering Society (or ChuEng for short) is an academic and social hub for the engineering community of Churchill, from Undergrads to Fellows. We run events, talks, and socials throughout the year as well as showcasing the engineering talent of the college both past and present.

Churchill College Engineering Society