This competition is brought to you by Dianeli Danni Aranda, Councillor with the Portfolio of Women, Youths and Children Affairs. The aim is to grow the presence of women in business in San Pedro Town. This competition provides female entrepreneurs with a platform to pitch their business idea.

The Challenge

If you’re a female that reside in San Pedro Town and have an idea for a business on the island, or have one already (not more than 2 years) – then we want to hear from you! Our mission is to support females in our community to be able to start-up their own business.

We will select (3) three females that will receive a $1,000 grant, and a free year Trade License each.

Challenge criteria

Applications will be judged on three key factors:

1) Viability
a. Can the plan achieve what it states it will do?
b. Does it operate within the budget/resources currently held or will acquire?
c. Is the idea investment ready? How will you use the funding if successful?
2) Innovation
a. Is the plan innovative?
3) Sustainability
a. Will the venture meet social or community needs?
b. Financial need?

Deadline for Submissions: 6th December 2021 at 5pm
Submit link: https://sanpedrotowncouncil.org/women-youths-and-children

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