Junction Magazine and One Oh Nine are proud to announce the launch of their new annual startup grant. The partnership is passionate about joining together their skills and resources to help local businesses with the support they need to get off the ground.

Aspiring entrepreneurs will battle it out for the chance to win a prize package worth over $11,500. This will give the winner access to a six month advertising package and editorial in Junction Magazine. One Oh Nine are offering up a Microsoft 'Surface Go' device, business mentoring, education, subscription and business plan. Dashper Design will offer a customised logo design and website, and finally there will be a social media package and website content from Ladylike PR.
To enter, email hi@junctionmag.co.nz with an outline of your business idea or new business, along with the answers to the following questions:
How will your business benefit the community?

What is it about your business that drives you?

What are the key attributes that make your business different from the competition?

How will the grant impact your business?

What are your business goals for the first five years?

Please include the following contact details: name, phone, email, address and website/social media (if available).
All entries must be received no later than Monday 5 November, 5pm. The grant is open only to local businesses located from Puhoi through to Waipu. Winners will be announced in the December issue of Junction Magazine, 2018. T's and C's coming soon.