- Competition Organizer
University of Montana School of Business Administration and the Montana Academy of Distinguished Entrepreneurs
- Submission Date
- Business Plan Submission Date
- Awards Date
- Competition Category
- Graduate - Local U.S.
- Undergraduate - Local U.S.
- Who's Eligible
Open to all full- and part-time undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in colleges and universities located in the state of Montana during the current academic year.The competition is for new, independent ventures in the seed, start-up, or early growth stages.
- Important Dates
Business plans and submission materials are due on April 27, 2011. 15 teams selected to advance to the final business plan competition will be announced on May 2, 2011. An elevator pitch round, semifinalist round, and finalist round will all take place at the final event on May 12, 2011.
- Competition Prizes
In 2010, a total of $30,000 in cash and prizes was awarded.
- Other Info
The competition allows students to compete in one of two divisions - High Growth Potential Ventures and Lifestyle Businesses.