Ctrl your own future and SHIFT yourself into doing something that you are passionate about and create the next big innovation in technology.
Wealth Creators and The Coding Ground are bringing you the opportunity to pitch your tech ideas to a panel of judges including experienced entrepreneurs, coding experts and industry leaders.
The application is submitted for FREE! If your idea is selected there is a R50 commitment fee to attend the Pitch Practice Day.
Students in Grade 8 – 10 submit their applications online or by paper.
Judges from Wealth Creators and The Coding Ground will look at the business ideas and select 15 of the best business ideas to go to the next round. Your ideas will be looked at by our judges and if they are in one of the above categories and make business sense,
15 places will be awarded for the pitching practice and notified over email.
The 15 selected businesses will be invited to a Pitching Practice for 2 hours where they will be taught presentation skills and how to turn their ideas into awesome business pitches to convince investors to fund their business ideas!!
The pitching practice is R50 per person Pitching Practice and will be held (at a cost of R50 per person) at The Graft Yard, in Randburg for 2 hours where successful applicants will be taught how to turn their ideas into awesome business pitches and presentation skills to convince investors to get behind these ideas.
The 15 businesses will get to pitch their business ideas to a panel of judges. The judges will select the six best ideas to go to the next round.
If your idea is one of 6 chosen, you will attend a 4-day bootcamp where you will learn how to turn your idea into a workable business, how to code and how to develop the business case for your idea. << note the software bootcamp is 2 x half day bootcamps >>
Each business will be paired with a dedicated member of The Coding Ground Team to build a wireframe prototype to show how their business idea can be implemented
The six best businesses will get R500 in funding to help start and market their business idea.
The six remaining businesses will get to showcase the newly developed wireframes to a new panel of judges.
The best idea will be selected to be developed by The Coding Ground team. Development time worth R48,000!!!