Mont Rose Angel 2021/22

MRC Angel Business Competition (2021/22)

This year 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 25th October 2021 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 2021/22.

2nd Stage – MRC Angel Final Competition

MRC Business Competition Finalists 2021/22 will work with industry and academic mentors who will prepare and groom them for the Final Business Competition, which will take place in May 2022 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 2021/22 special selected Judges will crown the winner.

The Judges

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:

  • The viability of the business or business idea.
  • Business strategizing
  • The operational factors.
  • Market and competition analysis.
  • The projected financials.
  • ENTERING THE COMPETITION

    Email your application to competition@mrcollege.ac.uk

    • Individual application.
    • Team Application (maximum of 4 members).
  • COMPETITION PRIZE

    • £500 cash
    • Serviced Office for 6 months based in Mont Rose House.
    • Continuous mentoring
  • SCHEDULE

    DATE   DESCRIPTION
    13th September to 15th October 2021 Call for Exhibitors
    15th October Closing date for the call for exhibitors
    25th October MRC Exhibition at Montrose College Gants Hill Campus.
    8th November Announcing of the semi-finalists
    1 October 2020 Meet the Mentors and Angels (mentoring begins and regular meeting will occur between the semi-finalist and the mentors)
    DTC February 2022 Workshop- How to market your business
    DTC February 2022 Workshop-(A)Digitalisation (B)Business plan formulation
    DTC March 2022 Workshop-Book-keeping/Accounts
    DTC March 2022 Workshop- (A) Awareness of Business Law (B) Business etiquette Submission of Business plan
    DTC May 2022 MRC Angel Business Competition Day
    May to September 2022 Continuous mentoring for the winner
  • CONTACT US

    For more details, contact Tsitsi Marima at:
    Tel: 0208 566 5009
    Email: competition@mrcollege.ac.uk