Frequently Asked Questions

What does SLII stand for?

The Saint Louis Impact Initiative

What do I need to apply as a consultant?

You will be asked to provide your most recent resume and also complete a short online survey.

What do I need to apply as an entrepreneur?

You will be asked to complete a short online survey regarding your business and project needs.

How many consultants are assigned per team?

Each team will consist of 3-5 consultants dependent upon individual project needs.

What is expected of me as an entrepreneur?

We are looking for driven and dedicated entrepreneurs who have a clear objective for this consulting project. Participants are encouraged to work closely with their SLII consultant team to ensure a high level productivity during a short period of time.

How long are consultants assigned to a project?

Projects will kick-off mid October when consultants and entrepreneurs are introduced. Consultants will present final recommendations at the end of April 2020.

What is the pitch competition?

The pitch competition is the last phase of the selection process and serves as an opportunity for entrepreneurs to pitch their business ideas.

Consultants are not required to participate, but are strongly encouraged to attend.

When can I expect an update on my application?

Entrepreneurs selected to participate in the pitch competition will be contacted by end of September 2019.

Consultants will be announced on September 20, 2019.