HBS Business Plan Contest 2011 - Business Venture Track


Entry forms due



Competition Organizer

Harvard Business School

Submission Date


Business Plan Submission Date


Awards Date


Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)


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

All teams entered are eligible as long as they have at least one Harvard Business School MBA student.

Important Dates

Entry forms are due by December 17, 2010. Full business plans are due by April 7, 2011. Super Saturday takes place on April 9, 2010, during which semi-finalists give presentations to a judges panel. Final judging take place on April 26, 2011.

Competition Prizes

First prize: $25,000 cash and $25,000 worth of legal and accounting services. Runner up: $10,000 cash and $10,000 of in-kind services.

Other Info

Students may choose to enter either the Business Venture Track or the Social Venture Track for enterprises with an explicitly social agenda. Because some dates and deadlines differ, we've listed the Social Venture Track as a separate competition.