The Ministry of Business Development has embarked on a project to provide young entrepreneurs with the needed platform to pitch their business ideas and receive capital funding.
The project dubbed; ‘’The Presidential Pitch’’ will require young Ghanaian entrepreneurs between the ages of 18 and 35 years to apply for the initiative and pitch their business ideas to a selected panel of judges.
Depending on the scope of business ideas that are pitched, between GHS10,000 and GHS50,000 will be advanced to each applicant that qualifies.
The capital funding will be an interest-free loan to be paid after three years.
20 applicants will be shortlisted after a series of pitches and then narrowed down to 10, after which access to the capital funding is granted upon qualification.
HOW TO APPLY
All applicants are requested to complete an application here with an accompanied by a proposal of not more than 2000 words in PDF format.
APPLICATION AND DEADLINE
Applications should be completed and submitted online here. The application period is 15th May to 30th May 2018.
Applicants should note that that late registration will not be considered.
The Project is in line with His Excellency, the President of the Republic of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s vision of assisting young entrepreneurs to incubate their business ideas and improve Livelihoods