The ANZ bank are running their annual business plan competition again. It’s a great opportunity for people to have a crack at winning some prize money and business related support.
You can submit a plan for a new business idea or an existing business. According to the blurb on their website:
Are you a start-up or an existing business with an annual turnover of less than $1million? You could be eligible to enter the 2014 ANZ Flying start Business Plan Competition.
We’re looking for a viable business idea that’s geared for growth and sustainable revenue, and can make a positive contribution to the local, national or global economy.
The main prize package worth $45,000 includes:
- $30,000 cash provided by ANZ for approved business growth opportunities (subject to conditions)
- $5,000 of marketing consultation, training or development, provided by The Marketing Bureau
- $5,000 of advertising or editorial in NZBusiness Magazine
- $5,000 of legal advice, provided by Lane Neave Lawyers
There are also prizes of $5,000 cash for second and third place and 10 regional prize winners will each receive $1,000 cash.