- Competition Organizer
Development Corporation of Knoxville County's Fairview Technology Center
- Submission Date
- Business Plan Submission Date
- Awards Date
- Competition Category
- Business - Local U.S.
- Technology - Other
- Who's Eligible
- Open to new, independent enterprises in the “seed capital”, start-up, or early growth (pre-profit) stages.
Each venture's business plan must exhibit potential for local growth and job creation the the greater Knoxville, TN area.
Submitted business plans should focus on a unique, technology-based product or service.
- Important Dates
All business plan competition applications are due on April 14, 2011. Those contestants advancing to the second round must submit their executive summary on May 26, 2011. The final round of competition will take place on June 9, 2011.
- Competition Prizes
The first place award is a prize packaged valued at over $23,000. The second place prize package is valued at over $8,000.
- Other Info
The teams selected in Step 1 will be invited to participate in three part seminar series. The seminar will help to prepare the company to raise capital funding and optimize their chances in the competition.