Entrepreneurs, Take Note: Competition to Award $25k Top Prize

The Connecticut Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation (CCEI) at UConn has announced the third annual university-wide business plan competition, open to all UConn students.  The competition will award a total of $50,000 in prize money to the top three teams or individuals for exceptional business plans.

Interdisciplinary teams are encouraged, and all plans submitted will be reviewed by a team of professional and experienced entrepreneurs.  Following submission of their intent to compete, participants may take advantage of CCEI-sponsored workshops intended to help teams polish their plans so they are ready for submission. For full details, please visit the competition website.

Key deadlines are as follows:

December 19, 2011- Letter of intent due

February 15, 2012 – Business plan submission

April 2012 – Awardees announced

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