Flare 2023 Finalists
Our enterprise ideas challenge, Flare, is a highly competitive annual competition that gives Herts student and alumni entrepreneurs the support and training they need to bring their business ideas to life, no matter how far along they are in development.
The winner of the People's Choice and our highly coveted award categories was announced at a celebratory awards presentation and networking event which took place in June 2023 at the Enterprise Hub.
2023 Flare Winners
- Healthcare and wellbeing £3,000 - Keerthi Busanaboyina - Ellyfe
- Breakthrough science and technologies £3,000 - Josep Navarro and Moritz Laas - Uverd
- Creative entrepreneurship £3,000 - Nishrat Islam - Bground
- Impactful entrepreneurship £1,500 each - this prize is split between Louise Smith - Come Outside, and Sharon Okoh Peter - Keats.
- Engineers in Business Fellowship £3,000 (supported by Engineers in Business Fellowship - Fidelis Odok - Wattflow
- Flare entrepreneur of the year £2,500 - Fidelis Odok - Wattflow
- People's choice - £2,500 (supported by Santander Universities UK) Keerthi Busanaboyina - Ellyfe