Crowdfunder – a UK rewards-based crowdfunding platform – is running a nation-wide competition aimed at boosting the growth of female-led businesses and they are looking to award £2k funding to the crowdfunding campaign of 12 start-up female founders.
The crowdfunding competition, run in partnership with Enterprise Nation, Crowdcube and Everywoman, is part of the Back Her Business programme recently launched by NatWest bank to address the funding barrier faced by female business owners.
Crowdfunder will be giving away £2,000 to 12 winning start-up ideas in the form of a crowdfunding campaign pledge – sponsored by NatWest, Royal Bank of Scotland and Ulster Bank.
In addition to the funding prize, winners will also receive networking opportunities and free coaching plus mentoring support from the Crowdfunder expert team.
Criteria for applying
- Open to any woman looking to start-up a new business within these categories – Food and Drink | Fashion | Wellness | Social Enterprise | Technology;
- Applicants must submit a 200-word pitch of their new business ideas.
Deadline for applying is 26th June and check HERE for more information about the competition.