SUSS SBIZ Business Plan Competition 2020


About

The SUSS SBIZ Business Plan Competition 2020 involves developing an innovative business plan catered to addressing Singapore’s social problems (broadly defined) within the context of the digital era. Especially for students from Junior Colleges (JCs), Polytechnics (Polys), the Millennia Institute and Institutes of Technical Education (ITE), this competition will encourage and nurture a socially responsible entrepreneurial culture among students. Shortlisted teams will have the opportunity to showcase their innovative plans during the finals of the competition.

You are to form a team of two (2) to four (4) students from the same institute or different institutes for this competition. A briefing session will be conducted to provide all participating teams with detailed requirements and guidelines for this competition, judging criteria as well as guidance on generating ideas to develop their business plans. Five shortlisted teams will present their business plans to a judging panel of experts.

All submissions must be prepared in English and sent to Yml6Y29tcGV0aXRpb25Ac3Vzcy5lZHUuc2c=. An acknowledgment may be expected within five working days.

Submission guidelines will be shared during the briefing session on 4 April 2020 and to be posted on the event website after the session.

Prizes

Finalists are eligible for provisional offer of admission into the full-time Bachelor of Science in Marketing with Minor programme at SUSS (terms and conditions apply).

First prizeSGD$2,500 worth of shopping vouchers
Second prizeSGD$1,500 worth of shopping vouchers
Third prizeSGD$1,000 worth of shopping vouchers
Seven Consolation prizesSGD$100 each worth of shopping vouchers

All finalists will also receive a Certificate of Merit.
All participants will receive a Certificate of Participation.

Important Dates

Registration Open20 January 2020 (Monday), 9.00am
Registration Close20 March 2020 (Friday), 5.00pm
Briefing Session
Event Rundown:
  • Briefing on the submission format requirements
  • Briefing on the terms and conditions, and the guidelines for the business plan competition
  • Talks by guest speakers
Venue: TBA


In view of the outbreak of the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV), the briefing session scheduled on 04 April 2020 has been cancelled. More information on the competition guidelines, judging criteria and other relevant updates will be announced on this event webpage.

04 April 2020 (Saturday), 2.00pm - 4.00pm
* registration starts at 1.00pm
Submission Open04 April 2020 (Saturday), 9.00am
Submission Close04 June 2020 (Thursday), 5.00pm
Notification of Shortlisted TeamsBy 10 July 2020
Final Presentation (subject to changes)
Venue: SUSS (TBC)

18 July 2020 (Saturday), 2.00pm - 5.00pm
* registration starts at 1.00pm


All participants are HIGHLY ENCOURAGED to attend all events.

For more information, please contact the organisers at Yml6Y29tcGV0aXRpb25Ac3Vzcy5lZHUuc2c=.

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The organiser reserves the right to make changes to the event without prior notice.

Official Sponsor

ACRA

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