Call for Applications: University STEM Challenge 2020


Deadline: 31 July 2020


The ‘BIEA University STEM Challenge 2020’ will help young inventors and designers get started on their entrepreneurial career. They are looking for ambitious, creative, curiosity-driven people with a passion for solving problems and making a difference who are role models of entrepreneurship for future generations.



  1. You can enter individually or as a team of up to 5.
  2. The age of your team/ you must be aged between 18-21 years old.
  3. You must be studying for a degree (or equivalent) qualification.
  4. Entry into the Competition is free.
  5. The deadline for submissions is 31st July 2020
  6. The winner will be announced on 15 August 202


  • There will be one grand prize winner or winning team;
  • A cash prize of £1000 (GBP);
  • The opportunity to take part in our iSTEM ambassador training course and become a certified BIEA iSTEM ambassador with support/guidance from leading UK STEM experts from Royal Institution, British Council, Engineering UK etc.


You need to email the summary report, pitch deck and presentation videos to: by 31st July 2020.

  • Please submit any accompanying documentation (such as the PowerPoint file) along with your video.
  • If the file size is too large, please store the videos in the Cloud and send us a link so we can download them.
  • Please make sure you include your name, email address, your team name and your institution with your submission.
  • The submission deadline is 5pm (GMT) 31 July 2020.
  • The winner will be announced on 15 August 2020.

You must submit the following as your competition entry:

  1. An executive summary report of your innovation/business idea, no more than 500 words.
  2. A pitch deck presentation of your idea/research project (maximum 30 slides).
  3. A short video of your presentation of your project, no more than 10 minutes

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