- Competition Organizer
Xavier University's Williams College of Business
- Submission Date
- Business Plan Submission Date
- Awards Date
- Competition Category
- Graduate - Local U.S.
- Business - Local U.S.
- Who's Eligible
- Xavier University students, alumni, and members of the community who have a business idea of ventrue. Priority for this competition will be given to business ideas that generate revenues and jobs in the greater Cincinnati area and / or provides significant social value to the community.
- Important Dates
Entrants must submit registration form and business idea by July 7, 2010. Winners will be announced on September 16, 2010 at a selection ceremony on the Xavier University campus.
- Competition Prizes
Winners will be provided a number of free services including consulting services for up to a full academic year, or nine months, help with business development and launch, access to workshops, executive mentors and networking, feedback on the development of your business plan and a meeting with potential investors.
- Other Info
Entrepreneurs whose business ideas meet the initial evaluation criteria will be asked to complete an X-LAB questionnaire requesting more information about the proposed business. If the idea passes the questionnaire evaluation criteria entrants will be selected to meet with a panel of experts for a 30-minute interview. If the business idea passes this stage the entrepreneur will be invited to the Xavier campus for a 60-minute interview with another panel of experts.