In collaboration with the Peter Jones Foundation, we are delighted to announce the winners of 2021's Be the Future challenge.
Tell me more about the 'Be the Future' Challenge
The challenge is to create a social enterprise idea that addresses a social or environmental issue, such as poverty, climate change or inequality. We want to hear your ideas for a social enterprise that could work to resolve these issues.
The social enterprise should:
Entries will be reviewed in relation to the following criteria: creativity and innovation; viability; sustainability and impact. Submissions will be categorised by learners' Key Stage.
Please note, learners will have to ask their teachers/tutors to enter for them.
Entries closed on Friday 19 March at 5.00 p.m. (GMT+1).
What is a social enterprise?
A social enterprise is a business focused on the selling of either products or services that address social and environmental issues. They generate income, like other businesses, but will invest the majority of their profits into the cause they are aiming to address. They blend entrepreneurial skills from the private sector with values of public service.