- Competition Organizer
Whitworth University School of Global Commerce & Management
- Local US Event
- Spokane, WA
- Submission Date
- Business Plan Submission Date
- Awards Date
- Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)
- Who's Eligible
Open to students of Eastern Washington University, Spokane Community College, and Whitworth University. Plans can be entered in one of three categories: Student Generated Ideas, Community-Based Plans, or Social Enterprise Plans. There are specific eligibility requirements for each category, which can be found here.
- Important Dates
Entry forms are due on February 17, 2012. Executive summaries must be submitted by March 8, 2012, and complete business plans are due on April 5-6, 2012. Five finalists in each category will be selected to advance on April 13, 2012. The finalists will make oral presentations at Whitworth University on April 19, 2012.
- Competition Prizes
In each of the three categories:
1st place: $5,000
2nd place: $2,000
3rd place: $500
- Other Info
Students participating in the BPC may receive a number of additional benefits: mentoring, legal advice, coaching, access to potential angel investors or other sources of funding, public relations support, and other opportunities for exposure to the market.