MED Week Minority Business Plan Competition 2011


Application deadline


Submission Date


Awards Date


Competition Category
  • Business - Local U.S.
  • Women or Minority-owned
Who's Eligible

Open to start-ups and existing businesses wishing to expand. 

Must be an ethnic minority from Buncombe, Clay, Cherokee, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, Macon, Madison, Swain or Transylvania counties. 

Important Dates

Applications are due on August 25, 2011. Applicants will present their business idea to the selection committee on September 8, 2011. Winners will be honored on September 20, 2011

Competition Prizes

First place: $1,500 cash prize