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Business plan competition 2011

Presentation of business plans to the BSC jury 8 April

On April 8th 2011 in the Hotel Millennium- Bitola, before the 5 member jury of BSC, multiple companies and individuals from Bitola, Ohrid, Prilep, Skopje, Resen, Kichevo and the region presented themselves with one main presentation or defence of the business plan for gaining support from the project Business without Boarders (financed by USAID and implemented by the Foundation- BSC Bitola).

Large number of businessmen, managers, students, unemployed individuals participated in this year’s first cycle of the competition for best business plan 2011 aiming to start their own business or expand the existing.

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Business Plan Competition 2011

The objectives of the competition

The Business Plan Competition (BPC) aims to encourage entrepreneurship among young people in Macedonia. The BPC contributes to achieving the objective by stimulating young people in the process of creating and evaluating new business ventures and by supporting the best entrepreneurs with the best plans in starting or expanding their business.

Join the Business Plan Competition organized by Business Start-Up Center Bitola and win valuable prizes for your business:

√  Reimbursement of company registration fees,

√  Consultancy and promotion vouchers,

√  Micro credit loans up to 10.000 euro,

√  Office space in the Business Incubator - Bitola

Beside the prizes, don’t miss these 10 great reasons to enter this competition:

  1. Business networking, training and education
  2. Incubation space/services for establishing or expanding your business
  3. Receive national and regional press coverage
  4. Have your business endorsed by our expert panel of judges
  5. Increase customer and client loyalty
  6. Shine above your competition
  7. Impress potential investors
  8. Help attract high quality new staff
  9. Raise your company profile
  10. Increase your business growth

What you have to do?

  • Download the documents you need for submission and consider the opportunities that this event offers to your business plan.
  1. Judgining cirterias  for the business plans 2011
  2. Business plan guidelines 2011
  3. Terms and conditions 2011
  4. Annex 1
  5. Annex 2
  • Attend to, at least one training, for gaining and developing business skills, organized by BSC Bitola. Trainings in February 2011:
  1. Entrepreneurial course: How to start my own business? (18th and 19th February 2011)
  2. Finances and accounting for nonfinancial managers (25th and 26th February 2011)
  • Submit your Business Plan:
  1. By email: to before 15th March 2011. (If you submit your plan by email, you can only submit 2 documents, Business plan document and if you are using our financial template another document, Annex 1 please include at the end of Business Plan document)
  2. By post: send on our address - Biznis Inkubator, ul. Krusevo bb, 7000 Bitola, Macedonia

For further information, questions or comments please contact us at 047/236763 or ;

This event is part of the Business without Borders program, funded by the American people through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).


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