Amory Venture Business Plan Competition 2011


Entry form submission deadline


Competition Organizer

The Gilmore Foundation; City of Amory & Monroe County Chamber of Commerce

Submission Date


Business Plan Submission Date


Awards Date


Competition Category
  • Business - Local U.S.
Who's Eligible
Entrants must be 18 years or older, legal residents/citizens of the U.S. and must wish to start a business in Amory, Mississippi.

All participants must attend one of the mandatory Amory Venture Orientation Sessions.  

Important Dates

Orientation Sessions will take place on April 2, 2011, and April 23, 2011. All participants must submit an entry form by May 15, 2011. Written business plans are due on September 1, 2011. Winners will be announced at the Amory Venture Awards Ceremony in September 2011.

Competition Prizes

The top two winners will each receive a start-up prize package valued at $15,000.

Other Info

All eligible individual entrants and either the leader or secondary member of an eligible team will be required to attend THREE (3) of FOUR (4) training workshops held during May - July 2011.