Stage 1: Submission of Entries
Applicants will be required to fill up and submit the official entry form to The Final Pitch.
Stage 2: Pre-Pitch Casting
All shortlisted applicants will be invited to a Pre-Pitch Casting on the 1st quarter of 2018 and will be screened by a panel from The Final Pitch. Finalist applicants will be invited to present their pitches for the Initial Pitch to the Investors which will be filmed as part of the show.
Stage 3: Initial Pitch
Finalist applicants will present their Initial Pitch to the Investors who will then choose which entrepreneurs to invite for the show. Each Investor will be given four (4) picks who will be their official contestants on The Final Pitch. These picks will be required to attend and participate in mentoring sessions, and business challenges of their respective Investors. An entrepreneur can be chosen by more than one Investor. In which case, they will be considered shared picks and will be required to be present in businesses challenges of Investors that pick them.
Stage 4: Mentorship, Business Challenges, and Final Eliminations
The entrepreneurs will be required to attend and participate in learning sessions with special guest mentors. These sessions will be designed to refine their respective business plans and pitches. This will also be the time when the Investor teams will do their due diligence on the companies of the entrepreneurs.
The entrepreneurs will also be required to visit the headquarters of their respective Investors, where business-related challenges will be given to them.
Stage 5: The Final Pitch
The culminating day when the entrepreneurs present their “Final Pitch,” and the Investors negotiate the terms of their offer.