CLOSING DATE: 10th June 2018

CLOSING DATE: 10th June 2018

Got an idea for a business or community project? Need cash to help? Read on!

The Badgers Sett Enterprise Challenge is open to young people aged 29 or under, and has three age ranges – Primary Schools, Secondary Schools and Post 16 – individuals or groups may apply.

You must be living in Hull, in the East Riding or the towns of Norton on Derwent, Malton and Pickering in Ryedale or the town of Scarborough, and have an enterprising idea such as a new business idea, a co-operative, a community enterprise project or an enterprising school/college project.

Prize money for the winners of each section is as follows:

Primary School section – up to £500

Secondary School section – up to £750

Business idea for 16 – 29 year olds up to £1000.

The winners of each section will pitch to double their winnings at Global Entrepreneurship Week in November 2018.

In order to be eligible to challenge Ruth Badger in her Sett you need to be no older than 29 and want to establish your enterprise project or business in Hull, the East Riding or the towns of Malton, Norton on Derwent, Pickering in Ryedale or in the town of Scarborough and it must be realistic and viable. You cannot use any winnings to pay off past debts, only for what is laid out in your pitch.

You or one person developing your idea must be willing to be the responsible person and all applications must have with it a letter, signed by a responsible adult aged over 21; this can be a parent, guardian, teacher, youth worker or business adviser. If you don’t have anyone who can do this you will need to call Hull Youth Enterprise on 01482 613 489

As well as the cash prize, winners will be given the opportunity to work with a successful entrepreneur to help your venture grow.

You can apply using the templates provided. Should you wish to apply via post please download the forms below, print and fill them in and send them to:

Charles Cracknell FRSA Holder of the Queen’s Award for Enterprise Promotion City Youth Enterprise Manager “Dream Dangerously” Hull City Council Guildhall (Room 22D) Alfred Gelder Street Hull HU1 2AA

You can email them to

Now Open! Closing date 10th June 2018

Primary Application Form

Secondary Application Form

16-29 Application Form

Stuck For Ideas? Read our Start Up Guide!

Should you require any assistance please do not hesitate to call Youth Enterprise on 07990 510 211 or 01482 613 489.