StartRight! Business Plan Competition 2011


Executive summaries are due


Competition Organizer

Rockville Economic Development, Inc.

Submission Date


Business Plan Submission Date


Awards Date


Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)


Competition Category
  • Business - Local U.S.
  • Women or Minority-owned
Who's Eligible

Eligible businesses must be at least 51% woman-owned, and must be qualified to operate in Maryland, the District of Columbia, or Virginia. 

Important Dates

Executive summaries are due on June 29, 2011. Competitors must submit a complete business plan on July 8, 2011. All semi-finalists will present their business plans to the judges on August 18, 2011, and awards will be presented at The Power Conference on September 7, 2011.

Competition Prizes

Grand prize is $5,000. A total of $10,000 in cash, plus in-kind prizes, will be awarded.

Other Info

There is a $25 application fee that must be submitted with the executive summary.