Year 11 Business Plan Challenge 2016

Welcome to The University of Newcastle Year 11 Business Plan Challenge for 2017.  We are pleased to announce that for the 2017 year the prize pool will exceed $16000 including the chance to  win one of Four iPad MINIS.

Just by submitting a plan each student’s name will go into the iPad Mini draw.

The prize pool is now - 1st prize $2,000.00 plus $500.00 for their school plus each member of the team will be offered a $2000.00 scholarship if they study Business & Law at Newcastle University.

The 3 "runners up" will each receive $1000.00 for the team or individual and $500 for their school.

So - there's never been a better time to get your students involved.

Please find important information at the following links:

Advertising Poster
Registration Form
Teacher's Pack

We would ask for your support in promoting the competition by displaying the poster and encouraging Year 11 Business Studies students to participate.

A Comprehensive Template for use can be found at

Click on Templates & downloads (middle of page)
Then - Business plan template & Guide
Then - Business plan template.

The University of Newcastle views this competition as an important tool to encourage students to explore the interesting opportunities that await them in the business world and we thank you for your assistance in this matter.

If you require any further information please contact:

Catherine Seamer
Newcastle Business School
University of Newcastle
Ph: 02 4921 6642