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Grand Final 2022

£25k prize pot up for grabs for your start up!

The CitySpark Competition is open to all City, University of London students and recent alumni who have innovative ideas that they would like to transform into a business.

Whether you’re in the early stages of developing your business or you have already launched and you want to grow, the CitySpark programme is here to help you through become a successful entrepreneur!

Finalists will be chosen to compete in the Grand Final on 7th April 2022!

Your deadline to submit an application is 24th March 2022 at 1pm


CitySpark Workshops 

A four weeks programme to help you develop your idea and take it to the next stage.

A four week workshop programme open to City students, graduate and alumni looking to start and develop their business idea or anyone who may want to develop, test and improve their business ideas prior to the CitySpark Grand Final.

We welcome anyone to attend our workshops however note that the CitySpark competition itself is only open to the City community (terms and conditions apply). These workshops will help increase your chances of winning one of the 5 x £5,000 awards.

The Grand Final 2022

The finalists will be selected to pitch in front of an audience and a panel of judges in early April for a chance to win one of the 5 x £5000 awards.

That’s a prize pot of £25,000! 

Stay tuned for more updates.