SMEs who apply to attend the Trade Lenda Fair will also have the opportunity to be a part of the Trade Pitch, a pitch competition for SMEs, judged by a panel. Three (3) winners will walk away with cumulative gifts worth N5 Million, including cash, preloaded dollar card, courses to scale their businesses and 1 hour consultation with financial management expert Oluwatosin Olaseinde, on managing their finances properly to grow their business.
Eligibility and Terms:
- Eligible pitch applicants are small business owners across retail, agriculture and clean energy.
- Applicants can be located anywhere in Nigeria but must be available and willing to pitch in person on August 19, 2023 at the Trade Lenda Fair.
- There will be 5 minutes to pitch and 5 minutes to answer judges questions.
- The funds are not to be used for starting a business, but rather for an existing business looking to expand.
- 20 Finalists will be shortlisted.