08 September 2011, Thursday, 10:31
author: Rasul Khamidullin
The contest “Easy Start” starts in Republic of Bashkortostan on September 10 and support of young people, wishing to launch their own business-projects, aimed at development of economics in the town of Sterlitamac is its main goal.
The holding company “TAU”, consisting of the biggest enterprises of Ufa and Sterlitamac, is the project’s initiator.
The contest will consist of three stages. On the first stage participants have to register themselves on the official contest’s site and introduce a presentation of their projects. On the second stage the competitors are invited to the conference for defense of their projects within the frames of a live dialogue with the representatives of the jury. The winners of the second stage will receive grants for development of their business projects at the rate of 100 thousand rubles for each one. The number of the prize places on this stage isn’t limited.
The participants of the third stage receive the support for realization of their projects during one year. For this period of time “TAU” provides all of them with the special packet of services: they will be supplied with production areas, apartments, staff resources and necessary specialists. In the end of the year the winner will receive the grant at the rate of 500 thousand rubles for the next development.
More detailed information about the contest can be found on the official project’s site.