Harlem Business Alliance Business Plan Competition 2011


Application deadline



Competition Organizer

Harlem Business Alliance

Submission Date


Business Plan Submission Date


Awards Date


Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)


Competition Category
  • Business - Local U.S.
Who's Eligible

Must be 18 or older and either an Upper Manhattan resident who is interested in starting a business in Harlem or the owner of an existing startup business located in Upper Manhattan. 

Important Dates

Applications must be submitted by September 14, 2011. All final business plans are due on September 21, 2011. Finalists will be selected on October 7th, 2011 and will present their business plans on October 7, 2011. Winners will be announced on October 24, 2011.

Competition Prizes

Grand prize winner will receive $5,000. The runner-up will receive PR consultation sessions valued at $2,500.

Other Info

An information session for those interested in entering the business plan competition will be held on August 1, 2011.