To help stimulate entrepreneurship in the UK, 1M/1M is partnering with A&N Media, part of DMGT, Britain’s largest media group.
As part of this effort, A&N Media will be awarding a series of 1M/1M scholarships to entrepreneurs in Britain.
To launch this initiative, A&N Media and TechHub are joining forces to bring you Battle Of The Start-ups on May 22 at 6:30 p.m. in London. Leading start-ups will have the chance to pitch to a panel of judges including Sramana Mitra and a team from A&N Media during a 1M/1M roundtable session. The most innovative and promising companies will be awarded a one-year scholarship to the 1M/1M education and incubation program for entrepreneurs. Come to learn about some of the most exciting start-ups in the world of technology and hear from leading industry experts. Deadline for submitting an application to pitch is May 7. You can find more details and register here. You can find the application form for this contest here.
In addition to TechHub, there will be ongoing 1M/1M roundtables that A&N Media will be co-hosting with other entrepreneur groups in the UK. A&N Media, in partnership with 1M/1M, will also be awarding ongoing 1M/1M scholarships, as well as creating opportunities for entrepreneurs to reach its large footprint of consumers and businesses. If you are a local entrepreneurship development organization in the UK (clubs, student bodies, alumni associations, etc.), please contact Maureen Kelly at firstname.lastname@example.org and Kim Roditi at email@example.com to discuss an event for your organization.
UK Entrepreneurs with Internet and Mobile businesses – this is a great opportunity for you to gain leverage, with future possibilities of channel partnerships, funding, and M&A. Please think through your synergies with the A&N Media properties and how you can best leverage their reach to bring your product to market. This is an outstanding opportunity for B-C entrepreneurs to bring their products to market.