Conditions


1. Your business(plan) is in the startup phase
2. Your startup is part of a growing market
3. Your business(plan) needs more employees

Application for the Pitch Competition is free.

When you are selected to be one of our 15 lucky semi-finalists, you will pay €200 (ex VAT) and participate in and receive:


- TheNextWomen Academy; different workshops on finance, pitching, networking and a lunch with the previous winners.
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- The Pitch Day (Semi-finals); pitching and networking with investors

- A day ticket for TheNextWomen Summit; whether you go through to the Finale or not.

You realize that if you get selected to be one of the finalists and if you receive funding before December 31, 2017, you will be charged 2% of that investment.
You realize that if you get selected to be one of the finalists and if you receive funding between January 1, 2018 and June 31, 2018, you will be charged 1% of that investment.

Prizes

What do you get?
All startups
get their business reviewed by a jury of angel investors and VC's

25 Startups who get selected for the second round
get to pitch live in front of a jury of investors

15 Startups who get selected for the semi-finals
get access to TheNextWomen Academy, including workshops on funding, finance, storytelling & pitching
get to pitch during the semi-finals before a jury of investors and partners
will be given the possibility to a financing campaign through the TheNextWomen & OnePlanetCrowd funding platform.

3 - 5 Startups who get selected for the finals
get to pitch on the main stage during TheNextWomen Summit before a jury of investors and a large live audience
will receive a convertible note of €10.000 (subject to changes. Further specifications will be announced prior to TheNextWomen Summit)
The startup that gets elected first prize by the jury
receives an additional convertible note by TheNextWomen Crowd Fund worth €10.000

The startup that gets elected first prize by the audience
receives an additional convertible note by TheNextWomen Crowd Fund worth €10.000