Fairview Technology Center Startup Business Competition 2010



Competition Organizer

The Fairview Technology Center

Submission Date


Awards Date


Competition Category
  • Business - Local U.S.
  • Technology - Other
Who's Eligible
• New, independent enterprises in the “seed capital”, start-up, or early growth (pre-profit) stages.
• The business plan from competing enterprises must clearly exhibit potential for local growth and job creation in the greater Knoxville area.
• Business plans from competing enterprises should be built around any unique, technology-based product or service.
Important Dates


The application deadline is March 11,  2010. The final round of competition will be held on May 11, 2010 in Knoxville, Tennessee.


Competition Prizes


The first place award is a prize packaged valued at over $23,000. The second place prize package is valued at over $10,000.


Other Info

The teams selected in Step 1 will be invited to participate in three part seminar series offered the by the Centers for Entrepreneurial Growth (CEG) at Technology 2020.  The seminar will help to prepare the company to raise capital funding and optimize their chances in the competition.