University of New Mexico Entrepreneurial Challenge 2011


Intent to Present due


Competition Organizer

University of New Mexico's Anderson School of Management

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 New Mexico students who are enrolled in at least one course during the fall 2010 or spring 2011 semester.
Important Dates

Participants must submit an Intent to Present form by November 19, 2010. Written business plans and entry forms are due by January 18, 2011. The final competition will take place on February 18, 2011 at which semi-finalist presentations will take place, followed by a final presentation round before a second panel of judges.

Competition Prizes
  • 1st place: $7,500
  • 2nd place: $5,000
  • 3rd place: $2,500
  • 2 Honorable Mentions: $1,000 each
  • Best elevator pitch: $1,000
Other Info

Student teams are encouraged to work with a faculty mentor who has experience or knowledge in business planning.