Lee County Business Plan Competition 2010



Competition Organizer

Lee County Economic Development Group, Inc.

Submission Date


Awards Date


Competition Category
  • Business - Local U.S.
Who's Eligible
• Applicants must be opening or expanding a business in Lee County
• For-profit business with up to 500 employees.
• Engaged in creating new services or products with a high-growth potential and have a projected annual revenue growth of at least 10% over a five-year period.
Important Dates

Application forms and business plans  are due by June 4, 2010. Winners will be announced on June 30, 2010.

Competition Prizes

One award of at least $3,500 will be offered to the creator of the business plan that best meets the criteria and that best exemplifies the spirit of the contest. Up to two awards of at least $1,000 will be available to the developers of business plans that also have merit.

Other Info

The award will be on a reimbursement basis or paid directly to vendor for eligible project costs, which may include feasibility studies, marketing research, rent/lease, equipment, purchase/improvement of property, relevant professional services, website development and other marketing activities.