About EEEPC



The aim of the Early Entrepreneurial Pitch Competition is to provide entrepreneurs with an opportunity to present their idea to four business and social entrepreneurial leaders who are influential in the community and who have the mentoring skills and resources to support an entrepreneur or enterprises to make a concept a reality.

The Early Ethical Entrepreneur Pitch Competition is going to be held as part of the Ethical Enterprise Conference, on the 28th of October 2020 as an online event (Ethical Enterprise Conference dates from 26th of October to 28th of October).

  • Are you building a start-up business?
  • Is your enterprise been in operation form less than 24 months.
  • Does your start-up business have the potential to improve the social, economic and environmental conditions of an overseas or local community?
  • Are you a passionate entrepreneur working on a business that is designed to make a difference.

If your answer is yes to the above, we would like to hear from you!

Why Apply

The aim of the Early Entrepreneurial Pitch Competition is to provide entrepreneurs with an opportunity to present their idea to four business and social entrepreneurial leaders who are influential in the community and who have the mentoring skills and resources to support an entrepreneur or enterprise to make a concept a reality.

Timeline of Events

  • Applications open on the 1st of July 2020
  • Applications close on the 1st of September 2020
  • Shortlisted applicants will be notified between the 14th to the 18th of September 2020
  • Pitch Day: 28th of October 2020
  • EEEPC Winner will be announced on the 28th of October 2020
  • The People’s Choice Award will be released on the 28th of October 2020

Format/Location

The EEEPC 2020 will be an online event. If possible the Early Pitch contestants will be asked to present their pitch at a private venue in Melbourne with the support of an AV Team and host. The event will be broadcasted live via an online platform. The judges might be present at the private venue where you will be presenting, or they might be present online.

This year we introduced the People’s Choice Award. Money raised from the ticket sale to attend the Early Pitch competition will go toward the winner of the People’s Choice Early Pitch Winner

Are you and established enterprise and think your for-purpose business deserves an award?

Applications for Award 2020 now open! Apply Now HERE

Applications Are Now Closed!