Posted: Mon 5th May 2014
We've teamed up with PayPal to give you the chance to raise up to Â£500 of funding for your small business. Vote for the candidates you think deserve funding this month - and find out how to enter yourself.
We were so impressed with the quality of applications to our Fund 101 competition in April. We've made a shortlist of 5 candidates - find out how they'd spend up to Â£500 on their business idea, and why they deserve your vote.
Rosy & Bo is a specialist marketplace for families with special needs or disabled children, acting as curator, identifying, sourcing and showcasing products and gifts. It would spend Fund 101 money on SEO, online PR and marketing.
Shiloh PR is a small specialist agency with a track record of producing effective public relations campaigns for major urban music events, both here in the UK and in Jamaica. It would spend Fund 101 money on an iPad!
The Ember Club is a network for all young founders and exceptional individuals. It would spend Fund 101 money on developing its online network, marketing and running an event.
The English Shipmate is a notonthehighstreet.com store for personalised copper and silver gifts. It would spend Fund 101 money on photographing its products and on safety equipment for its garage workshop.
The Flavour Club is a subscription box through which you can discover new Spanish wines and artisan foods, from small independent businesses which otherwise are not available in the UK. It would spend Fund 101 money on an refer-a-friend system for its website.
Apply for up to Â£500 of funding from PayPal to start or grow your business. We'll make a shortlist of 5, then open up to voting.