Fordham University Startup! Business Plan Competition 2011



Competition Organizer

Fordham University's Bert Twaalfhoven Entrepreneurship Center

Submission Date


Business Plan Submission Date


Awards Date


Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)


Competition Category
  • Graduate - Local U.S.
  • Undergraduate - Local U.S.
Who's Eligible
At least one member of each participating team be either an alumnus or current student of any program/degree from a school within Fordham. A team is ineligible if it has been conducting business for over two years, and/or received more than $500,000 in outside financing or any institutional funding
Important Dates

All business plans are due on March 15, 2011. Finalists will present their plans to the judges at the final business plan competition on May 24, 2011.

Competition Prizes

Winners will receive up to $40,000 in prizes ($10,000 in cash prizes and $30,000 of in-kind services.)