Budding inventors could nab themselves £10,000 thanks to a timber and building merchants in Eastbourne.
Travis Perkins, based on Railway Goods Yard is running The ‘Travis Perkins Innovations Awards’, which encourages construction and DIY project ideas to be put forward, with entries needing to be in by 30 June.
Successful entrants could be offered up to £10,000 of funding or a product trial at the FTSE100 distributor’s network of Travis Perkins branches.
Clive Jackson, Branch Manager at Travis Perkins Eastbourne, said: “This is a fantastic opportunity for absolutely anyone to develop a new business, and could even see their product idea on the shelves of Travis Perkins branches like ours in Eastbourne. It would be fantastic to have a winner from Eastbourne, so I can’t urge our community to get involved enough.”
Entries can be anything from simple sketches to detailed proposals and is open to everyone.
To get your entry in, click here.