Chapman University Business Plan Competition 2012


Business plan concepts due


Competition Organizer

Chapman University Leatherby Center for Entrepreneurship and Ethics

Local US Event
Orange, CA
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

Open to Chapman University graduate and undergraduate students enrolled in the Spring 2012 semester. 

Important Dates

Teams must submit their business plan concepts by March 5, 2012. Five finalists will be selected on March 12, 2012, and must then submit a full business plan by April 16, 2012. Finalists will present to judges and investors on April 20, 2012. Award winners will be announced following the presentations. 

Competition Prizes

1st place: $5,000

2nd place: 2,500

3rd - 5th place: $1,000 each

Other Info

Experts will provide feedback to all participants. Finalists will be provided mentoring by Tech Coast Angel members, and may receive a Tech Coast Angels Seed Financing Invitation to be potentially funded up to $1,000,000 in seed financing.