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About School Enterprise Challenge

The School Enterprise Challenge is a global awards programme for schools to establish innovative school-based businesses. Our easy-to-use resources help students and teachers to plan, set up and run their very own business at their school. As well as generating extra income for the school, students get to enjoy a real, hands-on entrepreneurial experience and develop essential life skills on the way. All schools (primary, secondary and vocational) from all countries are welcome to take part for FREE! To find out more and register for the School Enterprise Challenge 2017, visit the website:

Global Entrepreneurship Week 2017

“Every big business in this world was started by an entrepreneur — and small businesses are the ones creating the jobs, innovating and making life better for everybody.” – Richard Branson, founder of Virgin Group. From the 13th to the 19th … Continue reading

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International Day of the Girl Child 2017

“Without progress for girls, there can be no real progress.” – Phumzile Mlambo Ngcuka, executive director of UN Women. On Wednesday 11th October 2017 the School Enterprise Challenge community is proud to be celebrating International Day of the Girl Child. In … Continue reading

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Logo Design Mini-Competition 2017 Winners

The School Enterprise Challenge team would like to congratulate and thank everyone who participated in this year’s Logo Design Mini-competition! The quality of submissions and enthusiasm shown by students has been astounding and everyone involved should be really proud of … Continue reading

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Blogging Mini-Competition 2017

The School Enterprise Challenge team are delighted to introduce the Blogging Mini-Competition 2017! In this article we’ll explain everything you need to know: from what it’s all about to how you can take part! Why is blogging a useful skill? … Continue reading

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Implementation: Checklist for launching a successful school business

So, your production team have been working hard, you’ve planned your first launch event and now you’re ready to start making some sales! Or are you? Follow our checklist and make sure everything is in order! Remember, to help you … Continue reading

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Logo Design Mini-Competition 2017

We are thrilled to announce that the Logo Design Mini-Competition 2017 is now open! Designing a logo is an essential part of setting up a successful school business. It acts as the ‘face’ of your enterprise and should appear on … Continue reading

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Global Money Week 2017: A few words from the School Enterprise Challenge Team

All this week we will be celebrating Global Money Week, a movement aimed at inspiring children and youth to learn about money, saving, creating livelihoods, gaining employment and becoming an entrepreneur. Many of these values are core to the School … Continue reading

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