Big Sell Entrepreneurs In Action Competition 2011

Description

Application deadline

Website

http://www.thebigsell.org/welcome.html

Competition Organizer

Purdue University Calumet Center for Entrepreneurship Success

Submission Date

3-04-2011

Awards Date

11-30--0001

Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)

$6,000

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

Open to individuals or teams from anywhere in the United States. Existing ventures must have only been established for a year or less. 

Important Dates

Applications for the Big Sell Competition are due on March 4, 2011. Applicants will be notified of acceptance into the competition on March 11, 2011. Contestants will make their business pitches at the final Big Sell Competition on March 26, 2011, in Merrillville, Indiana.

Competition Prizes

1st place: $3,000 cash, $9,000 in in-kind services, one year of office space at the Hammond Innovation Center

2nd place: $2,000 cash, $6,000 in in-kind services, one year of associate-level office space at the Hammond Innovation Center

3rd place: $1,000 cash, $3,000 in in-kind services, one year of associate-level office space at the Hammond Innovation Center

Other Info

The Big Sell Entrepreneurs in Action competition offers two free coaching sessions and one 3-part business plan coarse ($99 entry) to help contestants prepare.