Camino Real Venture Competition 2011


Intent to Compete forms due


Competition Organizer

University of Texas El Paso College of Business Administration, The Bi-National Sustainability Laboratory

Submission Date


Business Plan Submission Date


Awards Date


Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)


Competition Category
  • Graduate - Local U.S.
Who's Eligible
At least one of the members of the team must be a graduate student. Teams may be from a list of eligible schools in the southwest United States and in Mexico. The list can be seen on the competition's home page. 
Important Dates

Teams must submit an Intent to Compete form by October 25, 2010. Written business plans are due in electronic form by February 14, 2011. The final competition will take place at the University of Texas El Paso March 4-5, 2011.

Competition Prizes

In addition to a cash prize, the winning Camino Real Venture Competition Team has an automatic invitation to participate in Venture Labs Investment Competition at the University of Texas at Austin. Last year, the competition's winning team received a $5,000 cash prize.

Other Info

The final competition will consist of a Venture Forum, 60 Second Elevator Pitch, and the PowerPoint presentation of the business plan.