Temple University Be Your Own Boss Bowl 2012



Competition Organizer

Temple University Fox School of Business, The Innovation & Entrepreneurship Institute

Submission Date


Business Plan Submission Date


Awards Date


Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)


Competition Category
  • Graduate - Local U.S.
  • Undergraduate - Local U.S.
  • Social Entrepreneurship
Who's Eligible

The founder/CEO of each participating team must be affiliated with Temple University. Other team members do not have to have ties to Temple.

Teams can participate in one of three competition tracks: Undergraduate, Graduate/Faculty/Staff/Alumni, and Social Innovation. Teams competing in the Undergraduate division must consist solely of undergraduate students.

Important Dates

Business plans must be submitted by March 26, 2012. Finalists will be announced on the competition website on April 11, 2012. Finalists will present their plans to the judges on April 26, 2012

Competition Prizes

Teams will compete for ten prizes, including a grand prize work over $115,000 in cash, computer products and professional services.

Other Info

Teams can register any time before the deadline to submit business plans, but must register by December 31, 2011 if they wish to be matched with a mentor.