Connecticut Collegiate Business Plan Competition 2011

Description

Entry deadline

Website

http://www.entrepreneurshipfoundation.org/contest.html

Competition Organizer

Entrepreneurship Foundation, Inc.

Submission Date

4-13-2011

Awards Date

10-12-2010

Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)

$3,000

Competition Category
  • Graduate - Local U.S.
  • Undergraduate - Local U.S.
Who's Eligible

The team leader and primary presenter must be a student at a Connecticut college or university during the current academic year. Business must be new or fairly new (less than $50,000 in annual revenue)

Important Dates

Business proposals are due on April 13, 2010. Finalists will be announced on April 18, 2010, and the finals, comprised of a 3-minute presentation and a Q&A session, will take place on April 22, 2010.

Competition Prizes

$1000 cash prizes will be awarded to the best personal business plan and the best venture business plan. Two additional $500 awards will be given out: one for an entry that has already launched, and one for "Best Presentation".

Other Info

Personal businesses are typically small, serve a limited market, and serve small businesses or consumers. Venture enterprises are generally higher risk, take longer to start up and require more capital but have higher potential returns. The judges panel will determine which category the entered proposals fall into.