Miami Herald Business Plan Challenge 2011


Entry deadline


Competition Organizer

Miami Herald

Submission Date


Awards Date


Competition Category
  • Graduate - Local U.S.
  • Undergraduate - Local U.S.
  • High School - Local U.S.
Who's Eligible

Entrants must be residents of South Florida (Miami-Dade, Broward, Monroe, and Palm Beach Counties). Those entering in the FIU track must be a student or alumnus of Florida International University. Those entering in the High School must be students in grades 9-12 at a high school in one of the above mentioned South Florida Counties. 

Important Dates

Entries are due on March 25, 2011. Winners of the business plan competition will be featured in a Business Monday cover story in the Miami Herald on May 16, 2011.

Competition Prizes


Judges will select the top three winners in each track, and the overall top-rated plan will be declared Challenge Champion.


Other Info