Apply for the Helen Barrett Bright Ideas Awards
Do you have a business idea you'd like funding for, or a dream career you'd like support with? Apply for the 2021 Helen Barrett Bright Ideas Awards, to help you on your way!
How to apply
Fill in the form below to apply for the 2021 Helen Barrett Bright Ideas Awards. To support your application, we ask you to submit a two-minute video pitch – this is your chance to bring your idea to life for our judging panel.
You can also submit any other supporting information – links to your business website/social media, images, a portfolio etc. If you are unable to submit a video pitch, you can submit a written pitch of no more than 500 words.
Your pitch and any supporting information must be emailed to HelenBarrettAward@cysticfibrosis.org.uk by the closing date of 17 September 2021 at 5pm. Any applications or supporting information received after this date will not be taken forward to our judging panel.
Helen Barrett Bright Ideas Awards
In applying for an award, you are consenting:
- that staff and/or volunteers from the Cystic Fibrosis Trust may contact you for further information on your application;
- that the Cystic Fibrosis Trust can share your application with our judging panel so that they can make their decisions; and
- that, if your application is successful, staff and/or volunteers from the Cystic Fibrosis Trust can contact you to follow up on the outcomes of your Award.
Looking for inspiration?
Take a look at last year's Helen Barrett Award winners, who were chosen to receive an award to help them advance their small business.
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