Pechter Business Plan Competition 2012

Description

Registration deadline

Website

http://www.aa.psu.edu/pechter/

Competition Organizer

Penn State Altoona

Local US Event
Altoona, PA
Submission Date

11-07-2011

Business Plan Submission Date

3-26-2012

Awards Date

11-30--0001

Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)

$8,500

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

Teams must have at least one active member who is a student of Penn State Altoona. Business plans must be for new ventures or businesses that are planing a significant change which will add value. 

Important Dates

The registration deadline is November 7, 2011. Phase 1 pitch presentations will take place the week of November 14, 2011. Phase 2 executive summary presentations will take place the week of December 2, 2011, after which finalists will be announced.

Competition Prizes

1st place: $5,000 cash, plus in-kind legal, accounting, and mentor services. 

2nd place: $2,500 cash, plus in-kind legal, accounting, and mentor services. 

3rd place: $1,000 cash, plus in-kind legal, accounting, and mentor services. 

The top three winners will also be awarded space in the Business Advisory Board Business Incubator. 

Other Info

This business plan competition consists of four distinct phases: Pitch It (3 minute pitch), Pursue It (executive summary), Plan It (full business plan), and Present It (final presentation).