About the flare ignite competition

What is flare Ignite?

Flare Ignite is the University of Hertfordshire's competition to help students and alumni launch new businesses or come up with an innovative idea. It offers budding entrepreneurs support and training in areas such as writing a business proposal and offers prize money to help bring ideas to life.

See a list of previous flare winners and runners-up

Why enter?

Cash prizes are up for grabs, plus help and support to bring your idea into reality.

In addition, all Round 3 finalists will receive one year's membership to the Hertfordshire Chamber of Commerce.

Support will be available via a full range of enterprise workshops and advice sessions in areas such as: planning, finances, intellectual property and publicity.