The Junior Startup Challenge is a 1 week competition where high-school students can innovate, create, and develop startup models in a way that complements their high-school business courses. Entrepreneurs’ Society will provide participants with the academic content they need, which will be accessible via the ES online library, and moderators will be available throughout the week to guide the participants as they complete their startup ideas.
Eligibility: Grades 9-12
Early Birds Registration: 350 LE till the 22nd of October
Late Registration: 500 LE
Teams: 2-5 members
Benefits to the Participants:
– Team #1: 6000 LE
– Team #2: 3000 LE
– Team #3: 1000 LE
-Top 3: Entering the Startup Challenge next semester to compete with university students & enter AUC’s Venture lab booth camp. The winner of the Startup challenge next semester will win 50,000 EGP as a seed fund for their startup.
– Top 10: Certificate of Rank.
– All Participants: Certificate of Completion.
– Earn foundation knowledge to become a successful entrepreneur
27th of October:
Participating students will meet the moderators at AUC New Cairo, register into the challenge, Idea Generation Session and Opening Party. 2:00 PM-6:00 PM
28th, 29th, 30th, 31st of October:
Session/work day and meet up with the moderators at AUC New Cairo. 5:00 PM-8:30 PM
Friday 2nd of November:
ES’s Boot Camp at AUC New Cairo. 3:00 PM- 9:00 PM
Saturday 3rd of November :
Pitches + Winners Announcement + Closing party at AUC New Cairo. 10:00 AM-10:00 PM
Last year winners!
1st place – Tameny
2nd place – Kiducating
3rd place – Waffar w Nawarha