Deadline for Round I submissions
- Competition Organizer
Social Impact Exchange
- Submission Date
- Business Plan Submission Date
- Awards Date
- Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)
- Competition Category
- Business - All U.S.
- Social Entrepreneurship
- Specialized Industries
- Who's Eligible
Open to all U.S.-based nonprofit organizations with a focus in education, youth development, health, poverty alleviation or community economic development. The competition has two tracks: Early Stage Growth, and Mezzanine-Stage Growth.
- Important Dates
Round I submissions (Letter of Intent, Application form, etc) are due on January 3, 2011 (extended). Round II business plans must be submitted by April 15, 2011. Finalists invited to proceed to Round III (Final Round) will give oral presentations to a judges panel on June 15 and 16, 2011.
- Competition Prizes
Up to $100,000 in financial and consulting awards.
- Other Info
During an 8-month evaluation process, entrants develop and submit business plans to scale their operations and improve the lives of people in need. Judging is conducted on a pro bono basis by professionals from the private, public and nonprofit sectors. Competition entrants have access to a website of resources on growth, take part in group training and one-on-one consulting, and receive customized written feedback on their plans.