Milken-PennGSE Business Plan Competition 2010


Competition Organizer

University of Pennsylvania's Graduate School of Education and the Milken Family Foundation

Local US Event
Philadelphia, PA
Submission Date


Awards Date


Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)


Competition Category
  • Business - All U.S.
  • Specialized Industries
Who's Eligible

Generally open to anyone. Applicant teams may include individual or team applicants; no experience in education is required.

Important Dates

Submission of executive summary is due by February 12, 2010. Finalists present in the competition finals in Philadelphia, PA June 3, 2010.

Competition Prizes

A first place award of $25,000 and a second place award of $15,000.

Other Info

This competition judges educational business plans and encourages applications in every conceivable educational setting – from early childhood through corporate/adult training, in settings and contexts anywhere in the world. Both nonprofit and for-profit submissions are welcomed. Submissions can address issues of curriculum, instruction, educator professional development, assessment and evaluation, collaborations, learning design, technological innovations, learning/school support tools, and more.