THE LAUNCH PAD
This is a Marketplace alliance event.
All applicants will get business support and winners will get
Business mentorship from a range of renowned entrepreneurs and business leaders
Free co-working space
April 12 - Call for entries (First 50 applications to be considered)
June 28 - Notify top 5 finalists
July 5 - Demo Day
A full day of business presentation by selected finalist in front of a judging panel. The panel will review and assess each business and the strength of the team behind it.
PITCH EVALUATION CRITERIA
The Problem: Is business addressing a marketing gap / need?
Scalability: Is business model scalable?
Team: Does founder have a good (existing or proposed) team structure?
The Presentation: How polished and well developed is the approach?
Feasibility: What is the feasibility of the approach’s success
Have been in business for 3years or recently launched with exceptional market traction
Be Nigerian owned
Be registered with CAC
Have a turnover of not more than N10,000,000
Have a minimum customer database of 5
Have a working team and Business Plan
Business owners must have a Government issued means of identification
Have Management Accounts of 2 years or more
Please download the below template and completed the various sections. (maximum of 3 pages)
We will only review the first 50 submissions and all submissions must be in the template below.
Entries must be sent by email to firstname.lastname@example.org