Welcome to the I Know I Can Barnsley Big Challenge.
The I Know I Can Barnsley Big Challenge is an enterprise competition open to any young person aged between 9 and 19 living and learning in Barnsley.
Teams of up to 8 students are invited to submit a business idea. Each successful team will be paired up with a mentor from the business community who will invest £25 and an hour every month to guide and support the team as they grow your business idea. When you have made a profit, this £25 must be paid back but everything after that belongs to the team to do with as they choose.
The overall winners are decided at a Dragons Den pitch at the end of the academic year.
Entrants in the challenge will:
If you are a school, college or community organisation wishing to be involved in the competition or a local business person wanting to be involved as a business mentor, please contact Helen Shaw on 01226 773453 or firstname.lastname@example.org