Founders Grindstone – What is it about?
Founders Grindstone empowers tech entrepreneurs to maximise their potential and focus on helping their fundraising journey. Entrepreneurs will received first-had coaching via intensive workshop conducted by professional partners from investors, venture capital, equity crowdfunding platform and legal firm. This programme will also equip founders with the understanding of regulatory and legal issues that they might face while raising funds.Register Interest
FOUNDERS GRINDSTONE BOOTCAMP
Founders Grindstone Bootcamp is a collaboration with Draper Startup House, and is an extension of our previous batches of Founders Grindstone workshops. In this bootcamp, you will be going through a series of focused workshops to enhance your eligibility to investors as well as your investment readiness.
Mappping Your Growth Journey
8 September 2021
Getting “Legal-Ready” for Your Next Fundraising Round
14 & 15 September 2021
Financial Projection & Forecasting
29 September 2021
Valuation: Finding the Sweet Spot
6 October 2021
Technology & Product Scalability
13 October 2021
Pitching & Storytelling
20 October 2021
To register for the above program, kindly create an account on our Funding Facilitation platform, then select the program that you are interested with and fill in your company details (Register -> Login -> Start Application -> Founders Grindstone)Click Here
This bootcamp is only limited to a maximum of 30 companies. All are welcomed to apply but priority will be given to companies with the following criteria:
Applications will be filtered through your pitch deck submission by a panel consisting of VC representatives and MDEC, so be sure to include info for us to verify the above. Apart from criteria above, we will also select based on companies that are deemed to have gaps in any of the investment readiness areas. Apart from that, you will have access to one-on-one mentoring with our investor partners and mentors.
The series of workshops will be going on from 8 September 2021 until 5 November 2021 and will cover the following topics:
Post Workshop Demo Day
After finishing all the workshops by early November, 10 companies will be selected to participate in Founders Grindstone Demo Day in Draper Startup House Penang, which will be attended by our investor network. This will be in conjunction of the launching of the first ever Draper Startup House in Penang.
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