- Competition Organizer
Purdue University's Burton D. Morgan Center for Entrepreneurship
- Submission Date
- Business Plan Submission Date
- Awards Date
- Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)
- Competition Category
- Graduate - Local U.S.
- Undergraduate - Local U.S.
- Who's Eligible
All currently enrolled West Lafayette Purdue students. Non-students such as Purdue alumni, faculty, staff, and local residents can also be team members, but only enrolled Purdue students can make the final presentations.
- Important Dates
Registration deadline is October 29, 2010. Business plans must be submitted by semi-finalists by January 19, 2011. The final competition takes place on February 22, 2011 in West Lafayette, Indiana.
- Competition Prizes
In the Gold Division, cash prizes range from $30,000 for first place to $3,750 for fifth place. In the Black Division, cash prizes range from $20,000 for first place to $2,500 for fifth place.
In addition to the cash prizes, Ice Miller LLP will provide free legal and consulting services to the top three finishers in the Gold Division.
- Other Info
Registered teams must choose one division to compete in: Gold or Black.
“Gold” or open division teams comprise Purdue undergraduate students, graduate students or a combination of both. Off-campus personnel may also be included, but cannot make up more than 50% of the team.
“Black” or undergraduate division teams must be wholly made up of currently enrolled Purdue undergraduate students.