MIT Global Startup Workshop Africa Business Plan Competition

Description

The winner of the 2014 MIT GSW Business Plan Competition Africa prize will receive a $10,000 cash prize as seed money and would be provided an opportunity to work for free in the Cambridge Innovation Center, a world-renowned incubator for startups, for a team of up to 4 people for one year in Boston.

Website

http://mitgsw.org/2014/agenda-events/business-plan-competition/

Competition Organizer

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

*International Event*

Submission Date

1-10-2014

Business Plan Submission Date

2-24-2014

Awards Date

3-26-2014

Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)

$20,000

Competition Category
  • Business - Global
Who's Eligible

A Business Plan competition for early stage startup companies from Africa.

Important Dates

Jan 10, 2014 – Deadline for preliminary application for Africa prize
Feb 10, 2014 – Semi-finalists who will present in Morocco announced
Feb 24, 2014 – Deadline for Full business plan submission for semi-finalist teams
Mar 24, 2014 – Semi-final round
Mar 26, 2014 – Final round competition and MassChallenge award winners announced

Competition Prizes

The winner of the 2014 MIT GSW Business Plan Competition Africa prize will receive a $10,000 cash prize as seed money and would be provided an opportunity to work for free in the Cambridge Innovation Center, a world-renowned incubator for sartups, for a team of up to 4 people for one year in Boston.