QPrize 2012 Seed Investment Competition



Competition Organizer

Quallcomm Ventures

*International Event*

Submission Date


Awards Date


Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)


Competition Category
  • Business - Global
  • Graduate - Global
  • Undergraduate - Global
  • High School - Global
Who's Eligible

QPrize is open to all persons who are 18 years or older and who are citizens or legal residents of any country in any of the eight regions where the competitions are being held. 

Eligible regional geographies: Brazil, China, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, India, Israel, South Korea and North America.

Contestants may only submit one business plan and must select the region in which they will set-up and operate their business. Submissions must be done online via our online submissions form:http://www.qualcommventures.com/qprize

Winners will be required to incorporate their companies prior to distribution of funds. Entrepreneurs and start-ups that have raised less than $2 million may apply to this competition.

Important Dates

QPrize 2012 officially launched on May 21st 2012 and will accept business plan submissions until August 17th 2012. 

Eight finalists will be selected to complete in each regional competition and the winner offered $100k in convertible note funding. All eight regional winners will be invited to compete for an additional $150K in prize funding.

Competition Prizes

Eight winners will be selected and offered $100,000 USD (€100,000 in Europe) in convertible note funding and will earn the opportunity to participate in our Grand Finals competition which offers an additional $150,000 USD in prize funding. Qualcomm Ventures will pay for airfare and hotel accommodations for two people from each team to compete in the Grand Finals Competition.

Other Info

Please ensure your business plan include the following:

Executive Summary
Management/Founders Biographies
Business Description
Market Analysis
Competitive Overview
Business Risk Summary
Financial Projection