Alabama Launchpad Proof of Concept Round 2013


The purpose of the Alabama Launchpad program is to promote and reward high-growth, innovative ventures that have the potential to grow and thrive in Alabama. The program is for new, independent ventures in the pre-seed, seed, startup or early-growth stages, or for the expansion of an existing business into a new high-growth market. $100,000 prize cash available


Competition Organizer

Alabama Launchpad

Local US Event
Birmingham, AL
Submission Date


Business Plan Submission Date


Awards Date


Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)


Competition Category
  • Business - Local U.S.
Who's Eligible

Start-up must operate in the state of Alabama. See for complete details

Important Dates

Application Opens: December 12
Application Deadline: January 13
Business Plans Due: February 17
First Round Pitch Presentation: March 4

Competition Prizes

This first competition round is for startups that need additional proof-of-concept work. Start-ups will compete for multiple proof-of-concept grants from $20,000 to $25,000 each. In total, up to $100,000 in cash awards are available for participants.