The Student Investor Challenge gives teams the chance to win a whole host of prizes for themselves and their school/college.
Each of the winners get a week long, all-expenses paid educational trip to New York for themselves and their teacher, plus 200 spending money. The trip to New York will include excursions to the financial district as well as some of the famous landmarks. In addition, they will be awarded with a 1000 scholarship with assessment recognition.*
Each runner-up receives an exclusive VIP trip to London, 150 spending money and a 750 scholarship with assessment recognition.*
An exclusive VIP trip to London with 100 spending money for each team member.
The UK student team with the best combined performance in both Active Investor and Strategic Investor in round 1 will win 150 for each team member.
The international student team with the best combined performance in both Active Investor and Strategic Investor in round 1 will win 100 per team member.
Please note: with the exception of the International Online Trader of the Year prize, only teams from the UK are eligible to win any of the listed prizes and to participate in the semi-finals and later stages of the competition.
*This year, weve introduced a special scholarship prize. Each member of the teams achieving first and second place will be awarded a scholarship towards their first year of study on an undergraduate degree programme at The London Institute of Banking & Finance. We also realise how hard our finalists work on their presentations. In recognition of this, the presentation component of the final will give you assessment recognition in the year 1 module, Principles of Finance. Students must meet theentry requirements.
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