(LONDON)

Billions worldwide watch the English Premiership and now startups are being offered the opportunity to pitch for the opportunity to advertise to them.

The #PitchYourStartUp competition from design company Project11, a London-based sports marketing agency, will see the winner claim a £60,000 ‘perimeter advertising package’.

Project11 co-founder Paul Marks said: “Project11’s origins stem from a startup and I certainly know what it is like building a business from the ground up. After the success we have achieved, we are eager to give new exciting businesses opportunities. There’s great business talent across the world with many smaller companies looking for ways to up their game to the next level. We’re really excited to be able to provide this unique platform for startups and small businesses to promote their brand for free and grow business using the power of the most popular sport in the world.”

Five finalists will be selected to present a video to showcase the story of their companies and highlight what they’d like to achieve with the advertising package up for grabs. The winner will be announced on 8 September.

Applications need to be submitted before one minute to midnight on 20 August.