Application and business plan submission deadline
- Competition Organizer
South Dakota Governor's Office of Economic Development, South Dakota Enterprise Institute
- Submission Date
- Awards Date
- Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)
- Competition Category
- Graduate - Local U.S.
- Undergraduate - Local U.S.
- Who's Eligible
Open to students at any South Dakota college, university or technical school.
- Important Dates
Applications and business plans must be submitted by February 24, 2012. Selected finalists will be announced on March 19, 2012. These finalists will present their plans to the judges at the final competition in Sioux Falls on April 10, 2012.
- Competition Prizes
1st place: $5,000
2nd place: $3,000
3rd place: $2,500
4th place: $2,000
The remaining four qualifiers will receive $500 each to help with the expense of participation.
- Other Info
All final qualifiers will be expected to give presentations and discuss their ideas with business leaders, finance experts and others invited to attend the event.