The COINS Grand Challenge is a global competition to uncover students, innovators, entrepreneurs and leaders with ideas that can improve the built environment.
Make a difference, win prizes, and improve construction.
BETTER YOUR CAREER
Showcase yourself and your ideas to some of the world's leading construction companies, private investors, and academics.
KICK-START YOUR SUCCESS
Win valuable prizes that could significantly benefit you and your career.
BE A FORCE
Undergraduate, graduate, postgraduate, young entrepreneur or already working in the industry, share your ideas to help improve the construction industry and society as a whole.
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COINS Investment Prize: Up to £100,000*
Open Competition Winner: £5,000*
Open Competition Runner Up: £2,000*
Undergraduate Competition Winner: £2,500*
Undergraduate Competition Runner Up: £1,000*
COINS Software Innovation Prize: Paid Internship at COINS
* or local equivalent
WHEN TO ENTER
Key dates for 2021.
1 February 2021
Competition opens for entry
Deadline for Submissions
5/6 October 2021
Our judges are industry professionals.
Finalists in the Grand Challenge will have the opportunity to network with some of the most prominent professionals in the construction industry. Judges will be announced shortly.
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