Business Plan Competition

28 March, Wednesday
Sasin School of Management

You do not need to register to apply.
Applications to BPC are free!

Apply here by March 2nd!

Are you an entrepreneur trying to take your startup to the next level?
The MIT GSW Business Plan Competition is an opportunity for you to pitch your company and compete for a chance to win seed money to scale your startup.

For additional detail on format and eligibility requirements, please read the BPC Rules here before applying.


Selected finalists for our Business Plan Competition will receive direct feedback from experienced judges and mentors, and have a chance to win prizes to advance their startups.

Finalists automatically receive a spot in the Startup Showcase as well.

  • Up to 12 teams present their current startup to a panel of experienced judges. Their registration fees will be waived!
  • Receive 1-on-1 mentorship from entrepreneurs and business leaders from MIT and Thailand
  • You do not need to register to apply to BPC!


  • Any early-stage startups currently seeking outside equity capital
  • Startups must have raised less than $250,000 USD from angel investors, venture capital, or other equity sources to be eligible


  • First Place: $10,000 USD cash prize
  • Second Place: $2,000 USD cash prize
  • The winner and runner up will be matched with an MIT student and directly accepted to the final round of the MIT $100K Competition. More information here:
Apply now to BPC
Applications due by 11:59 PM ICT on March 2nd, 2018