Mont Rose Angel 2019
MRC Angel Business Competition (2019/20)
This year`s competition will be divided into 2 stages
1st Stage – MRC Exhibition
MRC Exhibition is open to all the MRC students who are already running a business and or have a business idea. The exhibition will take place on the 12th and 13th June 2019 at Montrose House, Gants Hill Campus. Students will have to register to participate. On the exhibition day participants can merchandise their products and services and or promote their business ideas. On the exhibition day judges will select finalists who will automatically qualify for the 2nd stage of MRC Angel Business Competition 2019/20.
2nd Stage – MRC Angel Final Competition
MRC Business Competition Finalist 2019/20 will work with industry and academic mentors who will prepare and groom them for the Final Business Competition, which will take place in February 2020 at Montrose, House Gants Hill Campus. External business and industry experts will facilitate various business-oriented workshops which will develop and enhance finalist`s business skills and knowledge. On the day of the MRC Business Competition 2019/20 special selected Judges will crown the winner.
Our judges are made up of a panel of academic staff and entrepreneurs, business development experts, and government officials from within and outside the college.
The judging criteria will consider the following:
ENTERING THE COMPETITION
DATE DESCRIPTION 01 March to 29 May Call for Exhibitors 30 May Closing date for the call exhibitors 13 and 14th June MRC Exhibition at Montrose College Gants Hill Campus. 21st June Announcing of the semi-finalists 3 October 2019 Meet the Mentors and Angels (mentoring begins and regular meeting will occur between the semi-finalist and the mentors) 15 October 2019 Workshop- How to market your business End of 7 November 2019 Workshop-(A)Digitalisation (B)Business plan formulation 28 January 2020 Workshop-Book-keeping/Accounts 22 February 2020 Workshop- (A) Awareness of Business Law (B) Business etiquette
Submission of Business plan
11 March 2020 MRC Angel Business Competition Day March to August 2020 Continuous mentoring for the winner