- Competition Organizer
Brigham Young University's Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology
- Submission Date
- Business Plan Submission Date
- Awards Date
- Competition Category
- Graduate - Local U.S.
- Undergraduate - Local U.S.
- Who's Eligible
Teams must be formed of up to five full or part-time undergraduate or graduate students from Brigham Young University. The competition is for new, independent ventures in the seed, start-up, or early growth stage.It is strongly suggested that all teams utilize an outside professional mentor. Teams selected as semi-finalists will be required to obtain a mentor.
- Important Dates
Business plans must be submitted no later than February 15, 2011. After a semi-finalist presentation round, the top 3 plans will move on and present their final business plans to a judges panel on April 1, 2011. Awards will be announced immediately following the presentations.
- Competition Prizes
Prizes to be awarded will consist of both cash and in-kind services.
- 1st place: $50,000
- 2nd place: $30,000
- 3rd place: $20,000
$19,000 in additional prizes will be awarded to outstanding business plans in specific categories (Web, Home-based, and Global) as well.
- Other Info
Several workshops and mentoring events will be held for the participants of this year's competition .