Menu
Oops!
Seems like Verizon  is not currently accepting applications for this particular scholarship. Never miss this scholarship again, let's alert you when application is going on. Enter your email address and click the Subscribe button ↓
Meanwhile below is a list of ongoing popular scholarships you can apply for now
See all ongoing scholarships here

Verizon/Unloc 2022 Young Entrepreneurs Challenge (£10,000 prize)

The Young Entrepreneurs Challenge brought to you by Verizon Business and Unloc is an annual event that seeks the best young minds from across Europe, young people with vision, social awareness and the ambition to achieve. Now in its 4th year there’s never been a better time to put your ideas into action and reach for success!

Table of Content

About Verizon 

Verizon is an American wireless network operator that previously operated as a separate division of Verizon Communications under the name of Verizon Wireless. In a 2019 reorganization, Verizon moved the wireless products and services into the divisions Verizon Consumer and Verizon Business, and stopped using the Verizon Wireless name. Verizon is the largest wireless carrier in the United States, with 121.3 million subscribers as of the end of Q2 2021. The company is headquartered in Basking Ridge, New Jersey. It was founded in 2000 as a join... read more


Subscribe for scholarship alert.
Be among the first to know whenever new Verizon  scholarship is going on. Enter your email address and click the Subscribe button ↓
Like our website? Follow us on Facebook

Verizon/Unloc Young Entrepreneurs Challenge

  • Type Entrepreneurs
  • OrganisationVerizon 
  • Country to study -
  • School to study -
  • Course to study Not specified
  • State of Origin
  • Gender Men and Women
  • Application Deadline January 21, 2022

Aim and Benefits of Verizon/Unloc Young Entrepreneurs Challenge

  • £10,000/€11,000* of funding for your start-up business
  • A mentorship package to accelerate your idea
  • Finalist runners-up will receive £1,000 of funding for your start-up business
  • Ticket to the Global One Young World 2022 Tokyo Summit in Japan

*The actual prize fund will be dependent on the exchange rate at time of award.


Requirements for Verizon/Unloc Young Entrepreneurs Challenge Qualification

  • Open to individuals between the ages of 16 and 25 years on February 1, 2022.
  • Residents and/or citizens of a mainland European country.
  • Business proposals must meet the following criteria:
    • Be legal in all mainland European countries.
    • Be either a pre-start (not yet trading); or not have been trading for more than 3 years and have an annual turnover of less than £100,000 on February 1, 2022.
    • Not have the purpose of political lobbying.
    • Be the applicant’s own idea and not infringe on the copyright, patent or intellectual property of others.
    • Immediate family members of the judging panel are not eligible to apply.
    • Previous entrants who attended the Grand Final are not eligible to apply.

Checkout: How To Write A Scholarship Essay - Scholarship Essay Examples

Interview date, Process and Venue for Verizon/Unloc Young Entrepreneurs Challenge

Judging Criteria

Applications will be judged on three key factors:

  • Viability
    • Can the plan achieve what it states it will do?
    • Does it operate within the budget/resources currently held or will acquire?
    • Is the idea investment ready? How will you use the funding if successful?
  • Tech innovation
    • Does it have a clear unique selling point?
    • Is the technology solving the problem in a creative way or filling a gap in the market?
  • Sustainability
    • Will the venture improve people’s lives?
    • Will it meet social or community needs in a new way?
    • Does it meet or sustain a UN Sustainable Development Goal (SDG)?

Application Deadline

January 21, 2022


How to Apply

Interested and qualified? Go to Verizon  on forms.monday.com to apply
  • Simply record a short video of yourself that’s at least 60 seconds and a maximum of 90 seconds long – remember to explain how your idea meets the three criteria!
  • Hit the apply button
  • Fill out the application form and submit your video
  • Sit tight and wait to hear from the judges: finalists are announced on February 1, 2022

For more details,visit Verizon/Unloc website


20 Scholarships for African Students 2021/2022

How to Write a Good Scholarship Application Letter (Sample Examples Included)

Want to study abroad? Find Ongoing Scholarships to Study Abroad Here
Scholarshipair.com
Share this scholarship
Subscribe for scholarship alert.
Be among the first to know whenever new Verizon  scholarship is going on. Enter your email address and click the Subscribe button ↓
Like our website? Follow us on Facebook

Scholarships You May Like

Subscribe for scholarship alert.
Be among the first to know whenever new Verizon  scholarship is going on. Enter your email address and click the Subscribe button ↓
Like our website? Follow us on Facebook

Popular Scholarships

Scholarship Tips

 
Cookies help us analyze your behavior in order to improve your experience; and third parties use them to create personalized advertising. By continuing to use our website, you agree to our Privacy and Cookie Policy. Ok