2013 FAU Business Plan Compeition

Description

Teams participating in the competition have the opportunity to meet and network with experienced venture capital principals, early stage angel investors, successful entrepreneurs, and senior business leaders who will serve as judges for the competition. The competition provides an unparalleled experience for the participants providing time to interact with the judging panel to receive their valuable feedback.

There are two categories for teams to compete. Team(s) may only submit in one category, the following two tracks are judged separately:
FAU Student Track – venture teams comprised solely of FAU students. Students MUST be registered and taking class in the spring semester and considered in “good standing.”
Entrepreneur Track – venture teams comprised of FAU alumni, FAU faculty, FAU student (registered and not currently registered), students from other colleges/universities and members of the business community or any combination thereof.
Teams will compete for cash prize money, legal and business services, office space at FAU’s Research Park Authority, the possibility to advance to the state and national competitions (if available), present their business plan to local angel and VC groups and more.

Website

http://www.business.fau.edu/bpc

Competition Organizer

Florida Atlantic University (FAU)

Local US Event
Boca Raton, FL
Submission Date

2-17-2013

Business Plan Submission Date

3-17-2013

Awards Date

4-12-2013

Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)

$150,000

Competition Category
  • Graduate - Local U.S.
  • Undergraduate - Local U.S.
  • Business - Local U.S.
  • Technology - Other
  • iStart