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Think Big 2015

Think Big is changing in 2015!

We're introducing application rounds, which will give you a more valuable Think Big experience. Below are all the dates you need to know. They tell you when applications open, when decisions will be made, and more importantly all the events that we will be running.

We expect all Project Leaders to attend a Launch Event as a condition of your funding, and expenses will be covered by us.

If the dates below work for you then click here to get started on your Think Big journey...

Level 1

Applications Open Applications Close Decision Panels
1st April 2015 10th June 2015 24th June 2015
1st July 2015 9th September 2015 23rd September 2015
30th September 2015 11th November 2015 18th November 2015
Launch Events – are an introduction to the Think Big programme and team. The event will enable you to come together with other Project Leaders to share stories and network. This event is compulsory to start your project; we will give you your money card and goody bag on the day. Get Celebrating Events – are open to project leaders who have either started or completed their project. Networking and various sessions will be offered, including budget support, project management and leadership. For those that have completed their project, we will be celebrating your successes & supporting you to move onto Level 2.
18th April 2015 - Birmingham 18th July 2015 - London
29th April 2015 - London (Evening) 1st August 2015 - Leeds
11th July 2015 - Leeds 24th October 2015 - Birmingham
22nd July 2015 - Birmingham (Evening) 5th December 2015 - London
10th October 2015 - London
14th October 2015- London (Evening)
25th November 2015 - Leeds (Evening)
12th December 2015 - Birmingham

Level 2

Applications Open Applications Close Decision Panels
1st April 2015 10th June 2015 25th June 2015
1st July 2015 9th September 2015 24th September 2015
30th September 2015 11th November 2015 19th November 2015
Launch Events – are an introduction to Level 2, and will include training and support in order to get your project started. You will be given the opportunity to work on your project plan and budget, whist receiving support from the Think Big team, and networking with other Project Leaders. Get Celebrating Events – are open to project leaders who have either started or completed their Level 2 project. Networking and various sessions will be offered, including budget support, project management and leadership. For those that have completed their project, we will be celebrating your successes & supporting you to identify next steps for you and your project. You will also have the chance to hear more about joining the Alumni.
25th April 2015 - Leeds 18th July 2015 - London
4th July 2015 - London 1st August 2015 - Leeds
3rd October 2015 - Birmingham 24th October 2015 - Birmingham
28th November 2015 - London 5th December 2015 - London