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Test your business ideas with the help of mentors and business connections.
Entré is a student-run company at the University of Canterbury, inspiring students to aspire to excel in the business world.
Qualifiers announced for the 2016 85K Challenge Competition! Find out more
2016 $85K Challenge Competition Top 11 Qualifiers announced!
Congratulations to the 11 teams that were announced as our qualifying teams for 2016, at the Qualifiers Ceremony on 2nd June at Ara! Read more here.
Congratulations to our winners for this year's competition: Overall Winner & Funniest: Lucas Rosa, Most Innovative: Laura Goodman, Most Feasible: Hamish Smeele, Most Beneficial to Students: Sophie Johanna Cullen. Lucas has won the grand prize of a $600 House of Travel Voucher, $100 plus a Cakes by Anna Cake! The other 3 category winners have won for themselves $100. Congratulations to you all and thank you to everyone who entered!
$85k Challenge Competition Winners Announced!
Congratulations to Taylor Howatson & Aaron Ang from Wireless Guard for taking out the overall prize! View the full list of winners.
Success for $85k entré competition winners
The $85K Challenge competition winners were announced at entre's 10th Anniversary Celebrations & Annual Awards evening on the 8th October. Liz Riach from My Killer Heels took out the grand prize with her idea of hand painted shoes with Jorgen Ellis from Kitset Man & Lucy Player-Bishop from Chalkboard taking away the two runner up awards. Read more...
Winners announced for our 2014 APPS Challenge competition
1st place has been awarded to Kristi Rabbitt with her concept Childchat, 2nd place to George McDonald with Get Up (for charity) and 3rd place to Elisha Nuttall with Receipt Wizard. Read more...
2013 APPS Challenge winner receives $10,000 grant
Phone charge booster idea wins entre competition
University of Canterbury honours engineering student Jordie Simmonds has won a competition that encourages UC students to share their business ideas. Read more (Communications website)