Posted: Mon 2nd Sep 2013
Fund 101 is a monthly competition on the Enterprise Nation website where readers can win up to Â£500 of funding for their business ideas. Anyone can apply; we pick a shortlist, then the public vote for their favourites. Those with the most votes win up to Â£500 of funding from PayPal or up to $500 of Elance credit to spend on outsourced work.
The latest winners in the Fund 101 competition are Owen O'Leary, whose business Word of Mouth Travels publishes travel guides written by locals, and Kate Paulwell of Unique Sleeps, an online holiday directory that specialises in glamping. Owen hopes to spend his Â£500 from PayPal on "mates rates" photography for his next book Locals' Guide to Glasgow. Kate will spend her $500 Elance credit on design work for an upcoming eBook and infographic.
Visit the Fund 101 candidates' page to vote for your favourite business idea - those with the most votes will win up to Â£500 from PayPal or up to $500 of Elance credit to spend on outsourced work. This month's candidates include family run sweet shop Sweet Memory Lane, Robert Rose of Rosewood Farms, pop-culture junkieÂ Tory Turk, swimwear designer Clare Connolly of The Road and delicious-sounding Bad Brownie. Vote now
It takes just a few minutes to apply toÂ win up to Â£500 of funding for your small business. We pick a shortlist, then the public votes on their favourite application. Those with the most votes win! Apply now