Quipu Boot-Strap America Business Plan Competition 2012


Deadline for submissions



Competition Organizer

Quipu Applications, Inc.

Submission Date


Awards Date


Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)


Competition Category
  • Graduate - All U.S.
  • Undergraduate - All U.S.
  • Virtual/Online
Who's Eligible

Open to all U.S. based, full-time students in a graduate or undergraduate degree. 

All business plans must be submitted through a participating university using Quipu's incQubator, which is available to universities at no charge. 

Important Dates

The deadline for submissions is February 14, 2012. Winners will be announced through a press release in June 2012

Competition Prizes

1st place: $30,000

2nd place: $20,000

3rd place: $15,000

Five additional students will receive honorable mentions. 

Other Info

The Quipu social BusinessPlan is a cloud-based application that sits beneath the Quipu Dashboard and empowers users to develop and manage a dynamic living business plan complete with collaboration, financials, documents, project management, integrated blog, wikis, posts, and grouping.