Prize – The Early Pitch Booster Program

The Winner of the pitch competition will become part of the Early Pitch Booster Program which provides access to mentorship, professional services, and advice and resources to support entrepreneurs or enterprises to make a concept a reality. The Booster Program and its contents is valued at $23,394.88, and is an amazing program for Early Ethical Enterprise Competition winners.

The Early Pitch winner will receive “Premium Support” from StartSomeGood to launch their crowdfunding campaign – either at the “Advising Partner” level or a $500 credit towards one of the higher levels. All packages are designed to help you design and launch a great crowdfunding campaign. OR a pass to Good Hustle

Red Hat Impact
Red Hat Impact will choose one of the early pitch finalists to receive 6 months of free access to its ‘Exploring Growth’ program, valued at $1800,where the finalist will get one-on-one business strategy advice and facilitated introductions to assist them in taking the next steps with their idea.

Common Code
A workshop valued at $2,000 from our suite of implementation workshops that are designed to assist entrepreneurs and founders to take the next step with their business idea.

Winner will receive One Year free Canva Pro Licence valued at $167.88

YBF Ventures
1 x open-plan desks for three consecutive months in Australia’s top tech and innovation hub at either YBF Melbourne or YBF Sydney. Prize value is $2,400.

Sandy McDonald
Changing Stories program for the winner valued at $295

RMIT Mentoring
A series of mentoring workshops with Dr Natalya Turkina & Dr Joona Keranen of RMIT on “How social enterprises can create value in the post-pandemic world” for the pitch winner, once a week, for 3 months, valued at $6500. These workshops will help the enterprise define its value proposition and explore strategies of communicating this value to stakeholders and broader society in the post-COVID times.

LBD Accounting
10 hours of consulting (valued at $3600) to the winner of (subject to discussions) – from LDB Accounting.

Disruptive Media
4 x 1.5-hour mentoring sessions provided to the winner of the competition including:

  1. Integrating strategic communications into a business model – How engagement fits with governance and operations
  2. Building a foundation for communications – Starting with the end in mind
  3. Considerations for a brand and communications strategy – The what, who and how. Creating a profile and amplifying your voice
  4. Creating waves of change – How to implement the brand and strategic communications across the enterprise.
  5. The sessions will be provided via Zoom at a time convenient to both parties. These sessions are valued at $3,600

Marketing Entourage
Winner will get free access to ME for Startups Course which is designed to help businesses develop an innovating marketing strategy and the smarts to be able to implement it (valued at $990) and a free mentor session once the winner has completed the course. Total valued at $1390. MORE INFO AVAILABLE HERE

Access to the Better Business for Good Company BIPlan System ® for the life of your business. The system is an interactive online business diagnostic and planning tool designed to help SMEs identify and fix the gaps in their business practices that may be holding them back or putting their business at risk for 1st, 2nd and 3rd winner of the competition, valued at $297 each.

Moral Fairground
Each finalist will receive access to the Ethical Enterprise Conference Premium Package Package valued at $390, this includes access to Day 1 and Day 2 Ethical Enterprise Conference, Day 3 Early Ethical Entrepreneur Competition and Award, Recorded conference sessions, 1 x sustainable notebook from our “Run Wilde” collection & 1 x sustainable pen made of natural meadow grass and recycled BPA-free plastics