Gain Exposure for your Start-Up

Gain Exposure for your Start-Up


The SME Toolkit South Africa has launched the 2011 Business Plan Competition for young entrepreneurs looking to gain exposure for their fresh and innovative ideas or fledgling businesses.

Together with sponsors Business Partners, the International Finance Corporation and IBM, the SME Toolkit South Africa’s website is calling for would-be business moguls – aged 18 to 30 – with a great ideas. If you’ve started a business and still need that big break, visit the SME Toolkit South Africa’s website and enter.

Criteria for entry

To qualify to enter the competition, the contestant must be:

  • A registered user of the SME Toolkit (To register, click here)
  • 18 to 30 years old
  • A South African citizen
  • In the idea phase or the business must be less than 2 years old


Prizes on offer include a Business Partners Mentorship and IBM laptops. The closing date for the competition is Friday, the 30th of September 2011.

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