Fashionably Business Plan Competition 2010


Application and Intent to Apply Due


Competition Organizer

(Washington) DC Fashion Foundation

Submission Date


Business Plan Submission Date


Awards Date


Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)


Competition Category
  • Business - Local U.S.
  • Specialized Industries
Who's Eligible
In order to compete, the fashion business must:
Be an existing DC-based fashion business or a newly established fashion business that will be registered in Washington, DC;
Demonstrate financial need;
Submit a complete business plan that clearly demonstrates a sustainable business model; and
Demonstrate interest and commitment to helping expand DC’s fashion industry.
Important Dates

Applications and Intent to Apply forms are due by September 17th, 2010. Final contestant interviews and presentations take place on October 21, 2010, and winners will be announced at an awards ceremony the fourth week of October.

Competition Prizes
  • 1st place: $3,500
  • 2nd place: $1,500
  • 3rd place: $500
Other Info

Entrants are encouraged to take advantage of the free workshops and technical assistance to assist them with writing a solid business plan and preparing for the competition.