New Hampshire Start-Up Challenge 2011


Application deadline


Competition Organizer

Manchester (New Hampshire) Young Professionals Network

Submission Date


Business Plan Submission Date


Awards Date


Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)


Competition Category
  • Business - Local U.S.
Who's Eligible
Anyone living in New Hampshire who has an idea. 
Important Dates

Business summaries and initial applications are due February 20, 2011. Six participants will be selected in March 2011, and must submit a written business plan by May 15, 2011. Of those who submitted the business plans, two finalists will be selected to present their plans to the judges sometime in June 2011.

Competition Prizes

One winner will receive a $25,000 cash award as well as in-kind professional services and products from New Hampshire-area businesses.


Other Info

Applicants who are chosen to participate in the Challenge will receive scholarships to the Stonyfield Farm Entrepreneurial Institute and other guidance on important aspects of their business plans, and plenty of support as they prepare for their launch.