Southern Nevada Business Plan Competition 2012


Executive summaries are due


Competition Organizer

University of Nevada - Las Vegas School of Business; Las Vegas Business Press

Submission Date


Business Plan Submission Date


Awards Date


Competition Category
  • Business - Local U.S.
Who's Eligible

Open to entrants 18 or older who are residents of Clark, Nye, or Lincoln counties in Nevada. Business plans should be for ventures that will be incorporated in one of these counties.

Important Dates

Entrants must submit their executive summaries by October 21, 2011. Those chosen as semi-finalists must submit a written business plan by December 20, 2011. Five finalists will be announced on January 9, 2012. They will present their plans to a judges' panel at the final competition on January 27, 2012. An awards ceremony will follow the presentations.

Competition Prizes

Prizes for the 2012 business plan competition have not been finalized yet. Last year, over $85,000 in cash and prizes were awarded, and a similar prize pool is expected this year.

Other Info

Entrants to this competition must pay an entry fee. Those who enter the competition earlier will be eligible for a reduced entry fee.