Melton Rotary Enterprise Club are awarding a local business, a Start-Up Grant of up to £2,000. Its open to anyone living in the Borough of Melton and past residents who lived in the Borough within the last 5 years. Its our annual challenge and we're keen to support local enterprise.
To check that your proposed business has all the characteristics to meet our competetion criteria then please click the below link
Interested? Here's how it works
STEP 1 - REGISTER YOUR INTEREST
By 30th October 2021
To register your interest, all you need to do is complete the below online form.
STEP 2 - COMPETETION LAUNCH
7th October 2021
Join us at our Melton Rotary Enterprise Business Forum at the SOI Indian Restaurant on 7th October and enjoy an informal evening of business networking.
The evening will include presentations on ‘stealing a march’ in a competitive environment as well as the launch of the Melton Enterprise Challenge 2021.
Great opportunities for networking and meeting local business owners too.
5.30pm Welcome Drink & Introductions
Tony Brooks – Leadership psychology
Martin Scholes – Scholes Wealth Management
Alex Lambert– Happy Dog Marketing -Social Media Top Tips
Doug Clements –Melton Enterprise Champion - Starting a Business
Launch of the Melton Enterprise Challenge
Followed by an Authentic Indian Buffet & Networking
8.00pm Event Close
Tickets are £15 per person, to be paid on the night
At this stage all interested businesses will be provided with all the information they need on available business support and business plan guidlines.
Attendance for MEC participants is not complulsory however we do hope that you can join us.
STEP 3 - BUSINESS PLAN SUBMISSION DEADLINE
15th December 2021
After we've reviewed everyone's business plans, those that have scored highly will be invited through to the final stage, where you'll get the opportunity to meet members of The Rotary Enterprise Group to discuss your business plan.
The winners of the challenge will be announced in January 2022.
Register your Interest Now
Melton Rotary Enterprise Challenge
When starting a business no-one expects you to do it on your own! Its uncharted territory for you, but our experienced advisors, coaches and business mentors can help you find the path thats right for you.
When enrolled in the competition you will be invited to Rotary Enterprise events where you will be able to meet members of the group.
Become a Sponsor - If you have expertise that you can offer to help new local start up businesses then please do get in touch! We would love to hear from you.
Money doesn't grow on trees, but it does grow from ideas...
Find out more about The Melton Rotary Enterprise Club by visiting our website