BURSCO

Find Scholarships to Finance Your Study
Startup name
BURSCO
Web address
Founding date
December 2017
Incorporation
Yes
Total team member
2
Startup stage
Users
Category
Software
Sector
Education, E-commerce & online marketplaces, Social entrepreneurship & Impact
Product usage or interact
Desktop
City
Istanbul, Turkey

Elevator pitch

350k high school students leaving education due to financial problems. At the other hand there are so many corporates and individuals can be sponsor these studends. They can find each other via burs.co
burs.co is a scholarship portal that helps students find scholarships to finance their education

Team

Tarkan Gecgel

Over 20 years Human Resources experience. Founder of Wellness Turkey operating in Corporate Wellness. Volunteer in NGO's. Licensed track athlet

Business model

Target customer

1,8 million students who need scholarship

Customer acquisition strategy

To gain individuals we are using social media. By the way we are working on mobile appAt the other hand we are cooperating with Ministry of Education to achieve the students.Finally we are keeping contact with the corporates to enlarge our network

Revenue model

15$ Entry fee per student
100k students target /year
1,5 million $ income end of the year

Market info

Market size

$ 27,000,000

Competitors

Competition

Ebursum working with NGOs to find scholarship. We are working with corporate companies and individuals

KPI's

  • 250 User
  • 104 Sponsors
  • 15,000 Total Scholarship Amount (TL)

Startup traction

Students are main users
Day by day website gaining new students
We started to ensure shloraship since February

Publication date: 13 April 2018