High Point University Business Plan Competition 2011


Application deadline



Competition Organizer

High Point University Earl N. Phillips School of Business

Submission Date


Business Plan Submission Date


Awards Date


Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)


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

All High Point University undergraduate students enrolled during the spring semester are eligible to participate in the 2011 business plan competition. Individuals who are not students at HPU may be members of the management team and participate in planning the business, however only students may present the plan in the competition.

Important Dates

The application deadline is February 18, 2011. After applications are reviewed, finalists will be selected and announced on February 25, 2011. All finalists must submit full business plans by April 4, 2011. Oral presentations will take place at the final business plan competition on April 13, 2011 on the campus of High Point University.

Competition Prizes

Up to $15,000 in prize money could be awarded to the top three business plan winners.

Other Info

A panel of judges consisting of entrepreneurs, investors, local business leaders and university faculty will evaluate each business plan and corresponding presentations made by finalists and determine up to three winners.

There is no guarantee that all the prize money will be awarded during the business plan competition.