Rock County "Accelerate Your Business" Plan Contest 2011


Registration deadline


Competition Organizer

Rock County Development Alliance

Submission Date


Business Plan Submission Date


Awards Date


Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)


Competition Category
  • Business - Local U.S.
Who's Eligible
Open to anyone  interested  in  starting  and/or  expanding  a  business  in  Rock  County, Wisconsin that sells its goods and services to markets outside Rock County. An existing business must have 25 or fewer employees and $5 million or less in annual sales revenue.
Important Dates

Contest registration and business idea summaries are due on June 1, 2011. Final business plans must be submitted on September 13, 2011. Finalist interviews will take place the week of October 3, 2011, and winners will be announced at the awards luncheon on October 20, 2011.

Competition Prizes

Entrants may be eligible to receive a portion of an overall prize package valued up to $35,000 in cash and in-kind services.

Other Info

The Rock County Accelerate Your Business Plan Contest consists of separate, but linked, business plan components, which include mentor sessions and technical workshops.