Hackberry’s Business Plan Competition

Do you have a mind for business? A potentially awesome idea for a startup? Maybe you just want an opportunity to learn real-world business, marketing, product design, and communication skills to help you succeed as you explore entrepreneurship. Hackberry's business plan competition is a great platform to get you started! Students will have the opportunity to develop their business ideas, get mentored by industry experts, and pitch their idea to a panel of judges. Here's what you need to do:

The competition has 2 categories : 10-12 years old and 13-15 years old.

Step 1 :

Students apply for the competition individually or in teams of up to 4 members. Fill out the form on our website describing the business idea and plan, and upload a 2-3 minute explainer video before 30th August 2019. Each team must have an Adult Supervisor.

Step 2 :

Best entries are shortlisted on the basis of creativity, viability, and marketability of their business idea. Results are announced by 7th September, 2019

Step 3 :

Selected students participate in the mentoring round on 14th September, 2019. They are taught how to create and present their business plan. Note that your entire team will need to be physically present at the mentoring round.

Step 4 :

Get, set, present! The Kidpreneurs present their business plans to a panel of judges in a Shark Tank style format on 21th September, 2019. Students will be judged on the creativity & uniqueness of the business solution, commercial viability of the plan and the presentation skills in your video presentation.

Note : Application fees will be 500/- which is payable by bank transfer after filling in the application form.

A Glimpse of Kidpreneur 2018

Last year, the Kidpreneur competition saw 23 Kidpreneurs from 12 schools, including Bombay Scottish School, Cathedral & John Connon School, Oberoi International School and Dhirubhai Ambani International School, present their business plans to a panel of experts.

Important Dates

Applications must be submitted by

30 August, 2019!

(Application fee - ₹500)

So hurry and be part of this amazing opportunity!

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