Faculty of Business and LawFaculty of Business and Law

Year 11 Business Plan Challenge


In its 15th year, the University of Newcastle Year 11 Business Plan Challenge has again been a great success with 546 student entries from across the state.  After much deliberation the four finalists have been selected for the grand final presentation on Friday 23rd November.

We will be welcoming to our University the following finalists: -

  • Connor Renwick & Sachi Subramanian from Girraween High School
  • Jazmine Cooke & Jesse Lee-Glover from Tweed River High School
  • Augusta Bothma from Pacific Hills Christian School, Dural
  • and Emily Chan, Selina Chiem & Krystal Zhang of St Georges Girls High School, Kogarah

These four finalists will compete against each other on the day vying for a winners prize purse of $2000 for the individual/team, $500 for the school & a further $2000 scholarship for each member of the team.

All runners up will receive $1000 for the individual/team and $500 for their school.

The following lucky students were winners of the IPad mini draw.

Connor Renwick from Girraween High School

and Nabeel Ali from Asquith Boys High School

All interested staff are welcome to attend this exciting event.

If you are available to attend the final - please RSVP to Catherine.seamer@newcastle.edu.au for catering purposes.