A prize for the future of small business banking

Win up to £1m (equity-free), and exclusive access to our Open Up Data Sandbox. Applications close 31 May!

The Open Up Challenge is a £5m challenge prize by Nesta at the forefront of open banking.

To win, you’ll build next-generation services, apps and tools that create game-changing value for UK small businesses. You’ll use new open banking APIs to transform how they discover, access and use business-critical financial services. Prizes will go to the 20 teams from anywhere in the world whose ideas and execution could shape the future of small business banking.

Applications close on 31 May 2017. If you’d like to discuss a late entry, please email openupchallenge@nesta.org.uk or use the webchat on this page.