- Competition Organizer
The Idea Village; Greater New Orleans Foundation
- Submission Date
- Awards Date
- Competition Category
- Business - Local U.S.
- Technology - Green
- Who's Eligible
Open to for-profit ventures located in the 9 Parish New Orleans region. Ventures must have a focus in the sustainable water industry, specifically flood management.
- Important Dates
Applications must be submitted by September 30, 2011. Selected entrepreneurs will then receive six months of technical assistance and the chance to pitch their business plan on March 12, 2012 at New Orleans Entrepreneur Week.
- Competition Prizes
Participants have the chance to pitch for $50,000 in seed money.
- Other Info
All participating entrepreneurs will also gain access to a variety of resources, including mentorship, networking opportunities, media exposure, and educational training.