- Competition Organizer
Purdue University Calumet Center for Entrepreneurship Success
- Submission Date
- Awards Date
- Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)
- 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.