1. Register your interest.
This provides some information about you including your contact details.
To be eligible for funding under this program you must be a Ghanaian citizen living in Ghana and unemployed. You will be required to provide proof of citizenship and of graduation from university.
When you register, we will automatically send you a Business Plan Questionnaire to complete with details of your great idea for a business you want to start. Be conservative!
Be assured, we WILL NOT make all the details of your project public. We will only publish the description of your project and a summary of how you will spend the money that is raised through the Funding Ghana Graduates program.
2. Get your campaign approved by us.
When you return your completed Business Plan we will evaluate it and invite you to discuss changes or additions in readiness for publishing it on Funding Ghana Graduates.
3. Share it with your friends and family.
When we approve your project, you need to do several things:
- Makes sure you have all your Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, WhatsApp, Skype, and other social media contacts up-to-date. Everyone you can think of who knows you, and then think again; then
- Let everyone know about your project and that you are seeking donations from them to help you get started. This is very important because this is where the crowd funding process starts. Give them http://crowd.fundingghanagraduates.today address so they know where to go to donate; then
- Wait for us to publish your project; then
- Keep in touch with everyone to let them know you are in play and that donations are being accepted.
4. Accept your donations.
When you reach the funding target, we will release the money to your nominated bank account.
This will be an exciting day for you and us. We will make a big announcement on our site.
Make sure you thank everyone who donated because you may need to raise additional money in the future.
5. Start your business!
You will work with your mentor to start your business. Your mentor will also help you set up for the reports we need so that we can monitor your progress. We will be there with you every step of the way.
We will also provide you with a template for your website so that you have a high quality reliable e-commerce platform for doing business. This is how you promote yourself to the world and where people can view and buy your products or services.