Oswego County's Next Great Idea Business Plan Competition 2010



Competition Organizer

Operation Oswego County

Submission Date


Business Plan Submission Date


Awards Date


Competition Category
  • Business - Local U.S.
Who's Eligible
Open to both residents and entrepreneurs operating or with the intent to operate in Oswego County. 
Important Dates

Business proposals are due on May 3, 2010. Semi-finalists must submit full business plans on September 6, 2010. Two finalists will give 20-minute presentations to a judge's panel on November 9, 2010.

Competition Prizes

The winner will receive up to $25,000 in seed capital to start their business in Oswego County. The winner will also receive free submission to the next New York's Creative Core Emerging Business Competition.

Other Info

The $25,000 prize can potentially be leveraged to borrow up to $250,000 in partnership with local banks, Oswego County Industrial Development Agency, City of Oswego Community Development Office, City of Fulton Community Development Agency, U.S. Small Business Administration, and other economic development agencies.