WORC Impact Business Plan Competition 2011


Applications and business plans due



Competition Organizer

Women's Opportunities Resource Center of Greater Philadelphia

Submission Date


Awards Date


Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)


Competition Category
  • Business - Local U.S.
  • Women or Minority-owned
Who's Eligible
Applying businesses must be at least 51% woman-owned. Applicants must be 18 or older and a resident of Philadelphia or surrounding counties. 
Important Dates

Applications and business plans are due on May 2, 2011. Finalists will be announced on May 6, 2011, and will present their business plans on May 13, 2011. Winners will be announced at the awards ceremony on May 19, 2011.

Competition Prizes

First place: $2,500 cash and $1,500 in business services

Second place: $1,000

Other Info

Business plan competition participants must have completed the WORC training program (Start Smart or SET) or equivalent business plan training course with one of the participating partners or agree to complete the WORC training program prior to receiving the award funds