Concept papers due
- Competition Organizer
University of Miami School of Business Administration
- Submission Date
- Business Plan Submission Date
- Awards Date
- Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)
- Competition Category
- Graduate - Local U.S.
- Undergraduate - Local U.S.
- Who's Eligible
Open to all University of Miami students in good standing. Participants may enter either in the graduate track or the undergraduate track of the competition.
- Important Dates
Initial Concept papers must be submitted by November 11, 2011. All participants selected as semi-finalists must submit a full business plan by March 30, 2012. Semi-finalist presentations will take place on April 12, 2012, and finalist presentations will take place the following day.
- Competition Prizes
The undergraduate and graduate grand prize winners will each receive $10,000.
2nd prize winners will each receive $5,000.
3rd prize winners will each recieve $2,500.
The 4th prize undergraduate winner will receive $1,000.
Cash prizes will also be awarded to the winner of the best elevator pitch and to the team with the best written business plan.
- Other Info
The competition has been designed to simulate the real world where anyone can have an idea but only those who follow through on their ideas and work through the details of starting a business will reap the rewards of success.