ACE Startups Grant Interest Form by IGkNbE

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									SUBMISSION FOR GRANT
          Action Community for Entrepreneurship (ACE) Startups
This form may take you 30 minutes to fill in. You will need the following information to fill in the form:
• Business Plan (you may need 4 to 8 weeks to develop a business plan)
Required to be completed in this form:
PART I APPLICANT(S) INFORMATION
PART II BUSINESS PLAN

Instructions:
        i. To enable us to expedite the processing of your business proposal, please provide the information
           required as completely as possible.
        ii. If the space provided is insufficient, a separate sheet may be used. Where information is not yet
            available or not applicable, please indicate accordingly.
       iii. Upon completion of this form, you are required to submit:
            - One (1) hardcopy of this submission form
            - Signed hardcopy of the declaration form
            - CV of the Applicant(s) and management team
            - Copy of NRIC of Applicant (s)
            - Accounting & Corporate Regulatory Authority (ACRA) e-statement to declare that you are a
            first-time entrepreneur*
            - Business Plan (not more than 20 pages, at least font size 10, single spaced) or 40 slides)

       iv. The above documents should be submitted in sealed envelopes to:
           ACE Startups Administrator
           SPRING Singapore
           1 Fusionopolis Walk
           #01-02 South Tower, Solaris
           Singapore 138628


Please read the 'Business Plan Guidelines' in this form. You are advised to contact us if you need further
information/assistance:

          ACE Startups Administrator
          Email: acestartups@ace.org.sg Website: www.ace.sg/acestartups

- ALL INFORMATION PROVIDED WILL BE HELD IN THE STRICTEST CONFIDENCE -



          *Refer to www.bizfile.com.sg; click on the iShop@ ACRA option, do a “People Search” under Instant Information
          using your NRIC No.. Provide either the printscreen of the result page if the result is null, or a copy of the People
          Profile, if there is any.
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Business Plan Guidelines
Submission for ACE Startups must be accompanied with a business plan of not more than 20 pages, at least
font size 10, single spaced (or 40 slides). The following business plan template serves only as a guide.

 1 Cover Page

 2 Executive Summary (max. 1 page)
   - Objectives/mission of the business
   - Product/Service
   - Purpose of the proposal

 3 Company Summary
   - Background
   - Company ownership
   - Management team (To highligh relevant skill sets the team posses which will be useful in executing the
   business idea)

 4 Product/Service/Process
   - Description
   - Highlight key differentiation and competitive comparison (unique selling propositions, positioning, etc)


 5 Market Analysis
   - Industry Overview
   - What market is the business idea targeting
   - How big is the targeted market(s)?

 6 Marketing Strategy
   - Promotion strategy (How does the company reach out to its targetted market (s))?
   - Pricing strategy
   - Sales & distribution strategy
   - Service & support

 7 Operational Plans
   - Personnel
   - Status of Product/Service/Process
   - Development Costs (Labour/Manpower, Capital & Operating Expenses)

 8 Financial Plan (24-month projection)
   - Sales projection
   - Cashflow projection
   - Profit & loss projection
   - Balance sheet

 9 Funding Requirement
   - Start-up Expenses
   - Total working capital




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SUBMISSION FORM

PART I - APPLICANT(S) INFORMATION                                                                                          Next >
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1   PARTICULARS OF APPLICANT (You can duplicate this page to list all applicants)


    Name

    Nationality    Singaporean/Permanent Resident                  IC No.                                             Gender   M/F
                                                                            (Please provide a photocopy of your IC)



    Home
    Address


    Mobile                                                         Email

    Have you started a business before? (includes being a business partner, shareholder etc. in Singapore AND overseas)

            No                   Yes
    If yes, please provide details :




    Have you (i) applied for ACE Startups or (ii) YES! Startups?

            No                   Yes
    If yes, please provide details :




2   PARTICULARS OF OTHER BUSINESS PARTNERS (You can duplicate this page to list all other partners)

    Business Partner (1)
    Name


    Nationality    Singaporean/Permanent Resident                  IC No.                                             Gender   M/F

    Home
    Address



    Mobile                                                         Email


    Have you started a business before? (includes being a business partner, shareholder etc)


             No                  Yes
    If yes, please provide details :




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SUBMISSION FORM
PART II - BUSINESS PLAN                                                                          < Back
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  A   GENERAL INFORMATION

  1   Proposed Name of Company

  2   Nature of Business




  3   Grant Amount
      Please state the amount of grant that you are applying for

      Please state the amount of funds to be invested for co-matching


 B    CAPITAL STRUCTURE

  4   Shareholding

                Name of Shareholders               Nationality/ Place   % Share-                          Co-matching
                                                                                   Designation
               (Company or Individual)             of Incorporation     holding^                              ($)




      ^ Total Shares should add up to 100%.

  5   Have the applicant(s) or company received or pending to receive incentives* from sources other than the
      shareholders?
             No                  Yes
      If the answer is Yes, please indicate the source, date received and amount (S$).




      *Includes grants, funding, incentives and/or loans etc. from any organisation or government agency.




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 C COMPANY PROFILE
Compulsory to fill up this section!

  6   Executive Summary (Please also submit a business plan together with the application form)




  7a Differentiated Business
     How does the company differentiate itself from competition? How different/ novel is the business idea compared to
     what is available in the market?




  7b Feasibility of the business model
     Is the revenue model sustainable? How does the company manage its cashflow? Does the business have potential to
     be scalable?




  7c Potential market opportunity
     What market(s) is the business idea targeting? How big is this targeted market(s)? How does the company reach out to
     its targeted market(s)?




  8   Development Plans for Next 12 Months




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SUBMISSION FORM
PART III- DECLARATION
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    I declare that the particulars stated in the form and the documents submitted with it are true and correct to the best of my
    knowledge and belief, and that I have not wilfully suppressed any material fact.


    Name*


    Signature




    Date




    * The signee should be the main applicant




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