University of Portland $100k Business Plan Competition 2011


Intent to Compete form due


Competition Organizer

University of Portland Center for Entrepreneurship

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
Eligible teams must include University of Portland student(s) as an integral part of the team. Students may be in any undergraduate or graduate programs.

Participants will declare to compete in either the for-profit track or the non-profit track.
Important Dates

Intent to Compete forms are due on April 1, 2011. Business plans must be submitted on April 27, 2011. The final $100k business plan competition will take place on April 30, 2011.

Competition Prizes

Finalists in the for-profit track will be eligible for an investment of up to $100,000 (half cash and half support services) made by the Launch Pad Fund investment committee.

Finalists in the non-profit track will be eligible for a $2500 grant and professional services award to assist the launch or development of the non-profit made by the Launch Pad Fund non-profit committee.


Other Info

An optional Q&A workshop will be held for participants to ask questions about the business plan competition and to go over the components of a business plan.