Inspire Metz
Inspire Metz

Boss academy

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the BOSS ACADEMY challenge, what is it ?
You want to start your own business ? Whatever the line of business of your project, you may be one of the 10 future business leaders rewarded!  
The BOSS ACADEMY challenge's purpose is to foster and promote business creation in priority neighborhoods by putting the spotlight onto entrepreneurs coming from these neighborhoods. 

To be eligible to participate, you must live in one of the following neighborhoods: 
How will my Business creation project be appraised?
The audition will take place on September 29, 2017 before a jury of entrepreneurs at the BAM concert hall in order to select candidates.
If your project has caught the attention of the jury, it will be selected among the thirty candidates who will be helped to start their business in 3 months. 

The top 10 successful projects will be the winners of the BOSS ACADEMY challenge and will be awarded by all the partners of the operation. 


What can we win ?
For this 2nd edition :
  • a 20 000 € bonus will be shared between the 10 new entrepreneurs, that is a prize of 2 000€ 
  • a free support by experts in business creation during 3 months.
The winners will receive their prize in the presence of the major economic players of the territory, the partners of the challenge and the local media. 
What is the registration deadline ?
Online registration until  September 24, by midnight.
dates to remember
  • May 15, 2017 : online registrations start 
  • September 24, 2017 : end of registration
  • September 29, 2017 : 1st selection jury
  • October 2017 : start of the individual support for the selected projects 
  • January 2018 : Final jury and winners selection
  • Award date to be defined
who are the partners of the operation ?


AWARD CEREMONY - 2016 edition

For further information

Mourad Elouafi, 
CitésLab's Project Manager
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