Pepperdine University Business Plan Competition 2011


Registration deadline


Competition Organizer

Pepperdine University Graziadio School of Business and Management

Submission Date


Business Plan Submission Date


Awards Date


Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)


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

A least one member of the participating team must be a student in good standing at Pepperdine University. The proposed business cannot have received more than $100,000 in revenue before February 1, 2011. 

Important Dates

The last day to register teams is February 1, 2011. Eight semi-finalists must submit written business plans by March 12, 2011. The final round of the business plan competition will take place on April 2, 2011.

Competition Prizes

1st place: $15,000

2nd place: $5,000

Two other finalists will receive $2,500 each.

A special $1,000 prize will be awarded to the team whose plan best embodies the theme of social responsibility in business

Other Info

A distinguished panel of entrepreneurs and venture capitalists will judge the Pepperdine University Business Plan Competition and provide invaluable feedback and networking opportunities to the teams.