University of Notre Dame's McCloskey Business Plan Competition 2011

Description

Registration deadline

Website

https://wwwtest.business.nd.edu/gigot/irishangels/bplancompetition/index.cfm?fuseaction=cMain.dspHome

Competition Organizer

Notre Dame's Mendoza College of Business and the Gigot Center for Entrepreneurial Studies

Submission Date

11-08-2010

Business Plan Submission Date

2-11-2011

Awards Date

11-30--0001

Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)

$100,000

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

Any full-time Notre Dame student or Notre Dame alumnus. Participants may compete as individuals or as part of a team. 

Important Dates

Registration deadline is November 8, 2010. 10-page business plans are due on February 11, 2011. Semi-finalists will be announced on March 18, 2011, and the final event will take place on April 15, 2011.

Competition Prizes

More than $100,000 in cash and in-kind prizes are available in this competition. The Grand Prize winner will receive $20,000 in cash and in-kind services. The runner-up will receive $5,000. Several other awards will also be given out, including the $15,000 Klau Family Prize for Greatest Social Impact and the $5,000 prize for Best Nanotechnology Venture.

Other Info

Formerly billed as the “Social Venture Competition,” the Klau Family Prize for Greatest Social Impact is now a vital part of the McCloskey Business Plan Competition, and offers all ventures – both for-profit and not-for-profit – the opportunity to compete for an additional $15,000 in cash and in-kind prizes.