Delaware Emerging Technology Center Boot Camp and Business Plan Competition 2011


Competition Organizer

Delaware Emerging Technology Center

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Business Plan Submission Date


Awards Date


Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)


Competition Category
  • Business - Local U.S.
Who's Eligible
Delaware entrepreneurs and early-stage business owners. The Boot Camp is limited to a maximum of 25 participants. 
Important Dates

Business ideas must be submitted by March 4, 2011. A Pre- Boot Camp Meet and Greet for the Selected Boot Camp Participants will take place on March 10, 2011. The Bootcamp "Intensive Day of Training" will take place on March 26, 2011. The final Business Plan Competition will be held on May 14, 2011. The winners of the competition will be recognized at the Governor's Entrepreneurial Business Conference in June 2011.

Competition Prizes

Best Overall Business Plan Award: $5,000

Most Innovative Award: $2,500

Best Emerging Technology Award: $2,500

StudentPreneur Award: $2,000

Three scholarships (valued at $300 each) to the Terry Campus Certificate Program for Startups will also be awarded.

Other Info

During the now infamous Boot Camp "One Day of Intensive Learning", participants will hear from experts and experienced entrepreneurs on topics critical to business and business planning, as well as other, valuable, entrepreneurially based information.