Are you a young entrepreneur with a growing innovative business? The cap40 community offers you the chance to be promoted! This award will honor the women or men who create the products, services and jobs that help our economy and communities grow! Submissions will close on November 22nd at midnight.
How to apply to the Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award?
1/ Develop a 1-pager document (.pdf) presenting briefly your project AND complete our application form. Your 1-pager can be a project description/diagram/design/wireframe that can briefly pitch your project to our jury. Any video showing your idea/how it works– (2.30 min maximum) will add value to your application. Submit your application to email@example.com before November 22nd at midnight.
2/Short-listed applications will be contacted by the Cap40 team by November 27th to provide further information on their project. A winner will be selected by a jury and will be informed on December 1st.
3/ The 3 finalists will attend the Cap40 business awards Ceremony on December 4th 6PM-10PM at the Moyo Restaurant in Kirstenbosch. After a last pitch to defend their project, the public will decide which of these entrepreneurs will be the winner!
Who can participate?
You are under 35 years old, having launched your business for at least a year, with a prototype/product to show that must be functioning. Seize this opportunity to show how unique is your business!
Which opportunities for you?
• You will have the opportunity to pitch your ideas or products and services in front of a crowd of business people.
• We will arrange to have a stand (table and a few chairs) for each entrepreneur to be set up so you will be able to customize and show your product during the pre-dinner.
• Your communication will benefit from the Cap40 post-event articles and pictures.
What’s up for grabs?
The winner will be rewarded by a flying experience.
The Cap40 Gala Event: http://cap40.co.za/events/cap40-business-awards-gala-2015
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