Intent to Compete forms due
- Competition Organizer
University of Cincinnati Center for Entrepreneurship Education & Research
- Submission Date
- Business Plan Submission Date
- Awards Date
- Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)
- Competition Category
- Graduate - Local U.S.
- Who's Eligible
At least one graduate student must be a member of the venture's start-up management team. The competition is for new, independent ventures in the seed, start-up, or early growth stages.
- Important Dates
Intent to Compete forms must be submitted by December 17, 2010. Final business plans are due on January 28, 2011. The final round of competition takes place on February 25, 2011.
- Competition Prizes
Awards for this year's competition will feature cash prizes totaling $20,000, with first place being the $10,000 Cincom Spirit of Enterprise Champion Prize and an automatic bid to the 2011 MOOT CORP® Competition. Other cash prizes will be allotted to the second and third place recipients of the Finalist Round, first place in the UC Taxi/Limo Competition, and the winner of the Best Technology Plan.
- Other Info
The UC Taxi/Limo Competition, will give teams a ten minute limo ride mirroring a chance encounter with a potential angel investor. Cash prizes will be awarded to those teams who convince him/her of their business plan viability - before the ride comes to a halt.