THE LAUNCH PAD

About

This is a Marketplace alliance event.

 

All applicants will get business support and winners will get

 

  1. Cash Prizes

  2. Business mentorship from a range of renowned entrepreneurs and business leaders

  3. Free co-working space

July 2019

Date

April 12 - Call for entries (First 50 applications to be considered)

June 28 - Notify top 5 finalists

July 5 - Demo Day

 

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

 

SHORTLISTING CRITERIA

 

  • 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

TO APPLY

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 mpa@thispresenthouse.org

Key Dates

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