Rolling Round application


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This latest round of challenge funding is open to banks, microfinance institutions, insurance companies, fintech providers, non-bank financial institutions, and others in the private sector.


The Business Finance for the Poor in Bangladesh (BFP-B) Challenge Fund invites match funding applications to launch cutting-edge innovations that can improve financing opportunities for the country’s small businesses.

If your organisation has plans to bring innovative products, and services to under-served small businesses in Bangladesh, fill in the form below, and then submit a 5-minute video pitch.


Remember: after you fill in this form, you must upload a video pitch (5 minutes maximum) to WeTransfer and send to

Name of contact person *
Name of contact person
Must be mentioned in GBP £
Must be in GBP £
Must be in GBP £
Must be in GBP £

Below are instructions for sending your video pitch. Read closely.


Uploaded your form? Now, it's time to send us your video pitch.

  • Upload videos (200MB maximum) via WeTransfer to
  • Upload videos in compressed MP4 format
  • Videos may incorporate visuals
  • For ease, use a smartphone that shoots film in high definition, or a dSLR camera
  • Remember that people speak English at roughly 150 words per minute. Plan your video accordingly.
  • Video should not exceed 5 minutes
  • Scoring of pitches will not be affected by quality of cinematography