Madrona League Business Plan Competition 2012


Application deadline


Competition Organizer

Bainbridge Graduate Institute/Presidio Graduate School

Submission Date


Business Plan Submission Date


Awards Date


Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)


Competition Category
  • Graduate - All U.S.
Who's Eligible

Entrants must be enrolled in an accredited masters in business program. The venture plan must be for a for-profit business, and must project gross revenues of at least $10 million in the fifth year of the operation. 

Important Dates

The deadline for teams to apply is March 1, 2012. Applicants will be narrowed down to 16 advancing teams, who must submit video pitches by April 1, 2012. The final six teams will be announced on April 8, 2012. These teams must submit final business plans by April 27, 2012, and will present their plans at the final competition on May 4, 2012

Competition Prizes

First place: $5,000

Second place: $3,000

Third place: $2,000

Additional in-kind service packages will also be awarded. 

Other Info

Emphasis will be placed on sustainability; including environmental, social, and purpose impact. The Madrona League is a budding collection of schools, including the Bainbridge Graduate Institute and Presidio Graduate School, who build their curriculum from the ground up through the lens of sustainability.