Executive summaries due
- Competition Organizer
Leland C. and Mary M. Pillsbury Institute for Hospitality Entrepreneurship
- Submission Date
- Business Plan Submission Date
- Awards Date
- Competition Category
- Graduate - Local U.S.
- Undergraduate - Local U.S.
- Who's Eligible
Teams can consist of two to five full-time undergraduate or graduate students. At least half the members on the team must be students of the School of Hotel Administration. Non-students may be members of the venture's management team and may participate in planning the venture.Business ideas should be drawn from the hospitality sector.
- Important Dates
Executive summaries must be submitted by November 1, 2010. 10 semi-finalists will be selected and must submit full business plans by February 7, 2011. 3 finalists will make pitches to a judges panel during Hotel Ezra Cornell April 7-10, 2011.
- Competition Prizes
Cash prizes will be awarded to the top three teams, with $15,000 going to the winning team.
- Other Info
The Final Pitch will be delivered to a panel of judges comprised of venture capital and private equity professionals and entrepreneurs in front of a live audience of Hotel Ezra Cornell attendees.