- Competition Organizer
Arthur M. Spiro Institute for Entrepreneurial Leadership
- Submission Date
- Business Plan Submission Date
- Awards Date
- Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)
- Competition Category
- Graduate - Local U.S.
- Undergraduate - Local U.S.
- Business - Local U.S.
- Who's Eligible
This competition is divided into two tracks.
Section 1 is open to full-time graduate and undergraduate students from Clemson University.
Section 2 is open to anyone who is a South Carolina resident or a student attending a South Carolina college or university.
Ventures must be in the seed, startup, or early growth stages.
- Important Dates
Entry submissions, which include a PowerPoint presentation and an executive summary, are due on October 28, 2011. The top ten entries (five from each section) will be selected to advance on November 14, 2011. They will resubmit their revised entry materials on December 2, 2011, and present to judges on December 9, 2011.
- Competition Prizes
The winners of both Sections of the competition will each receive a $5,000 cash prize. They will also each receive a BrightStart™ Bundle of Services, valued at $4,750.
- Other Info
Judges for LaunchPad come from a community of entrepreneurs and business leaders. Judging will be based upon the selection of those entities that are most innovative and feasible.