G. Steven Burrill Business Plan Competition 2011


Written business plans due; deadline to register teams



Competition Organizer

University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Business

Submission Date


Awards Date


Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)


Competition Category
  • Graduate - Local U.S.
  • Undergraduate - Local U.S.
  • Technology - Other
Who's Eligible

Open to all UW-Madison undergraduate and graduate students who will be enrolled full time during fall semester. Business plans do not necessarily need to be based on a technological innovation but may derive a substantial advantage from underlying technology.

Important Dates

The deadline to submit written business plans is March 24, 2011. Judging of the business plans will take place on April 29, 2011, immediately followed by awards presentation.

Competition Prizes
  • First prize: $10,000
  • Second prize: $7,000
  • Third prize: $4,000
  • Fourth prize: $1,000
Other Info

Participating teams have the opportunity to compete in a "Mini Competition" on February 11, 2010 for the chance of winning an extra $250 on competition day.