SEED - Young Entrepreneurs Program

Are you a young person with a business idea that you need help getting off the ground?

Our 2021 program, in partnership with the Kalamunda Chamber of Commerce and Hawaiian's Forrestfield called out to foodies, artists, tech pros, online gurus, beauty gurus, designers, social enterprise ideas… anyone aged 15-25 with a business idea they wanted to pursue!

"Plant the seed and watch your idea grow"

2021 Program Winners 

  • Overall Winner: Tarek A., Faction Studios
  • Marketing Winner: Tarek A., Faction Studios
  • Pitch Winner: Rachel W., Off the Cook
  • Innovation Winner: Chamoda I., La Moda Apparel

What is SEED?

The SEED Young Entrepreneurs program guided participants through the process of what it takes to start a business, through skill-building workshops with the Small Business Development Corporation, networking with local business mentors and support in creating their own business plans. Finalists won a share in $2500 cash, plus free membership with the Kalamunda Chamber of Commerce, a stall at the Night Markets and tickets to their 2021 Business Excellence Awards. 

 

Prizes
Terms & Conditions*
SEED Documentary
Launch & Workshops Key Dates
Submission & Winners Key Dates

How to Participate

While we recommend attending each of the events to get the most out the program, you are welcome to attend a single event if that topic is your sole interest.

No matter how many or few you attend, everyone is welcome to submit a business plan for judging. 

REGISTER HERE
Registrations are essential to attend workshops and launch events.

How to Submit

Download the Business Plan Template 

Submit this completed business plan document and other related supporting documentation to youth@kalamunda.wa.gov.au

Submissions close 5pm on Friday, 2 July 2021

 

 

Business Plan submissions open 1 June 2021 | Close: 2 July 2021 @ 5pm

After a review of submitted digital business plans, finalists will be invited to pitch their concept to a panel of judges who will award prizes which are outlined in the next section.

You are only eligible for your business idea to be considered for prizes if you submit a plan.

Friends of the Program

If you have any questions or queries about the program, please contact us on youth@kalamunda.wa.gov.au or call (08) 9257 9968. 

© City of Kalamunda 2021