Step 1 – Submitting your application

Applications open on 15th May 2022 and close on 14th June 2022. Applicants will therefore need to submit their application by no later than 14th June 2022. including a 30-sec pitch video.

Step 2 – Selection Process

On 12th July 2022, the various selection committee shall be convened so that six gold tickets are awarded, in order for the applicants to go straight to the pitch training sessions. The chairpersons from each selection committee shall convene in order to select the last four competition participants based on the scoring received from the individual selection committee members.

Step 3 – Pitch Training

The 10 selected participants (6 golden ticket holders & 4 carefully selected participants) will be invited for pitch training with professionals from the local start-up scene, a minimum of a 4-hour session shall be held with the finalists.

Step 4 – The Competition

Applicants will have 500 seconds (8.3 minutes) to pitch their idea in front of our panel of judges. The pitch can be supported by simple movable physical assets (subject to pre-approval), presentations and/or audio-visual aids.

Judges may request further clarifications and make any remarks before closing the pitch. They will then deliberate after the final contestant and, announce the results of the top three (3) at the end of the last panel.

The winners will be announced on social media on Saturday, 30th July 2022.

Once the winning teams will be informed, they will be invited for a kick-off meeting throughout the last week of August in order to touch base for the incubator programme and to benefit from all the other prizes in kind.