LAUNCH Business Competition 2010


Application deadline


Competition Organizer

Bradley University's Turner Center for Entrepreneurship

Submission Date


Awards Date


Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)


Competition Category
  • Business - Local U.S.
Who's Eligible
Anyone with a new business idea they are ready to launch i the Tri-County area of Peoria, Tazewell, and Woodford Counties in Central Illinois. 
Important Dates

Application deadline is September 7, 2010. After preliminary rounds take place, the finals will be hosted at the PeoriaNEXT Innovation Center on October 13, 2010.

Competition Prizes

Winner receives $5,000 cash and additional in-kind services. 2nd place participant receives a $500 gift certificate and additional in-kind services.

Other Info

The competition will include a preliminary round and culminate in a final round where the best business concept will be selected. All contestants who present their plans in the preliminary rounds will receive feedback and suggestions from the panel of judges.