Russell Center for Entrepreneurship Business Plan Competition 2010


Entry statements due


Competition Organizer

The Herman J. Russell, Sr. Center for Entrepreneurship, Georgia State University

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
Individuals or groups may enter the competition. At least one person (and preferably more) who has actively participated in the design and writing of the plan must be a graduate or undergraduate student currently enrolled in or recently graduated from Georgia State University.The plan may be for a start-up venture, a new product, or market development in an existing business that is less than 3 years old.
Important Dates

Students must provide a statement declaring they will be submitting a business plan by September 1, 2010. The final competition will take place sometime in late October 2010.

Competition Prizes


Entrants vie for two awards, both of which come with a cash prize of $5,000 each. One awards will be for plans that are international in scope, while the other will be for plans that are more domestic in focus.




Other Info

Entrants submit a written plan describing the business concept, and its growth potential.