About Union Bank Campus Innovation Challenge 2018.
The Union Bank Campus Innovation Challenge 2o18 is a Union Bank initiative (in partnership with CcHub) that aims to discover and support students engaged in entrepreneurial activities across tertiary institutions in Nigeria.
Union Bank is looking for great ideas related but not limited to financial accessibility, agriculture, education, millennial banking and creative arts. Innovative and scalable ideas in other areas are also welcome.
The Campus Innovation Challenge is a Union Bank initiative, in partnership with Co-Creation Hub (“CcHUB”). The challenge aims to discover and support students engaged in entrepreneurial and innovative activities across tertiary institutions in Nigeria.
Who is Eligible for Union Bank Campus Innovation Challenge
- Undergraduates of all tertiary institutions in Nigeria
your creativity to the world through the Innovation Challenge Platform.
the excitement of pitching your amazing ideas.
funding and incubation support to scale your ideas into sustainable businesses.
Pitches will take place in August. On the same day, the judges will announce the top 3 ideas. The three winners will then advance to the incubation programme where they will be supported to bring the ideas to life.
Benefits of the Union Bank Campus Innovation Challenge.
Prizes and Incubation Prizes:
- The Top 3 selected candidates will get cash funding towards the execution of their ideas and incubation support via the Co-Creation Hub (CcHub) incubation services. In addition, they will get partnership opportunities with Union Bank and our network of partners around the focus areas of the challenge.
- Over the subsequent six months, the top three ideas will be supported with a range of services focused on product development, distribution and business modelling to turn their ideas into fully working products to launch in early 2019. Winners will also be able to leverage Union Bank’s strategic networks to bring their ideas to life.