How to prepare your application
FIT Design Entrepreneurs is looking for a diverse range of fashion businesses from across the globe. Our goal is to help you scale your business with education, mentorship and community.
You’ll be asked a series of questions to help us better understand your company. Our selection committee, made up of industry professionals take into account design/aesthetics, financials, opportunity for growth and your traction in the industry.
We understand that the fashion landscape is changing and why we are seeking both traditional and unconventional business models, breakout businesses and compelling brand stories to be a part of the 2019 class.
Details to prepare
We recommend preparing your answers in advance. Please note that you may enter once, but you will be allowed to go back and review your answers before you submit. Here are some of the questions:
Your brand’s point-of-difference
Financials 2018/2019 (projected)
Industry associations (e.g. factory, showroom, etc…)
2 industry names that will provide a referral
Answers questions with as much detail as possible
Don’t worry if your brand doesn’t fall within the traditional sales model (e.g. wholesale) as we understand there are many ways to sell today (e.g Instagram, private clients , etc…)
Provide relevant information that will help shape your brand story
If you have any questions about your application or the program, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org . Please also read our FAQ before you submit.