University students: Don’t miss this opportunity to win $50,000 for your new business!
Entries will be accepted from students of all universities. The $50,000 prize will go to the winner of the Tulane Business Plan Competition and a second $20,000 prize will go to the winner of the Domain Companies New Orleans Entrepreneur Challenge.
The Domain Companies New Orleans Entrepreneur Challenge is a separate award that goes to the company presenting the best plan for the creation or expansion of a New Orleans-based business that demonstrates strong growth potential and positive local impact.
The preliminary round requires a 6-page summary to be submitted by 11:59 pm on January 22nd, 2012. The application is limited to 6 pages. The iStart platform will not accept documents longer than 6 pages and the judges will not see them.
The judges will select the top 20 plans to advance to the second round, which requires a full business plan. Three plans are selected to go to the final live round at Tulane University.
The application fee is $100; to apply click here: http://tulane2012.istart.org.