University Park Business Plan Competition 2012


Application deadline


Competition Organizer

University Park Alliance

Submission Date


Awards Date


Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)


Competition Category
  • Business - Local U.S.
Who's Eligible

Open to any entrepreneur who would like to locate a business in the University Park neighborhood of Akron, Ohio.

Important Dates

Business competition applications are due on December 8, 2011. Finalists will present their plans to judges in the spring of 2012.

Competition Prizes

Various amounts will be given, up to $10,000. Winning business plans will also receive business assistance. 

Other Info

University Park is an emerging urban neighborhood in Akron, Ohio where a diverse population actively pursues an eclectic and exciting life of health, education, sustainability, and community.