Competitions

Competitions are a great way of gaining experience for your CV and can also provide the opportunity to earn extra cash.

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The Aspiring Solicitors Commercial Awareness Competition

A must for aspiring commercial solicitors

  • Six legal work experience placements available for each member of the winning team with Barclays Legal, Clifford Chance, Dechert, Mayer Brown, TLT & Travers Smith
  • A bespoke suit for each member of the winning team
  • Entirely CV blind competition

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P&G Global CEO Challenge 2018

If you think you’ve got what it takes to set out a high-level strategy for a billion-dollar brand, test your business knowledge on P&Gs global CEO challenge.

Sign up to the competition and play the part of P&G manager, undertaking in-depth business case studies and producing winning solutions to advance your career.

Navigate your way through and, as well as getting valuable exposure to senior P&G people, you could see yourself jetting to Rome and Panama City. What’s more, impress our judges and you could land yourself an invitation to the P&G 2018 Signal conference held in Cincinnati. You’ll meet David Taylor of the P&G executive board alongside some of the world’s biggest disruptors and digital executives, who’ll share insights into how innovation is shaping business.

Further details and sign-up

I'm an Innovator (SIE)

The Scottish Institute for Enterprise wants your ideas for businesses, social enterprises, products or services which could make a difference to how people live in Scotland. We want you to believe in yourself and the power of your ideas, and you could be joining other young entrepreneurs who had an idea and made it happen.

Entries can be submitted online from February 19th until April 4th 2018. All entries must have the potential for real social impact.

Both individual or team entries will be accepted. Up to fifty entrants will be invited to a special Innovation Day event in April. They’ll work on their ideas with the help of business experts and mentors and get ready for the next stage of the competition. Stage 2 judging will take place in May.

Up to twenty-five finalists will attend a special Residential Bootcamp in June where they will pitch to judges for cash prizes from a total prize fund of £3000!

Scotland has a fantastic history of innovation and ideas that have changed the world. What will you come up with?

Think outside of the box. Think differently. Be an innovator!

Deadline for entries is 4 April 2018

Further details and to enter