Business Plan Competition

Business Plan Competition



Do you have an amazing early-stage startup? Apply to the Business Plan Competition (BPC) for the opportunity to win monetary prizes and receive mentorship from business leaders from MIT and Latin America!


Check out our Official Rules Document for more information.

Consulte nuestro Reglamento Oficial para más información.

Deadline to Apply: 7 April, 2019

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FORMAT

Selected semi-finalists for our Business Plan Competition will receive direct mentorship and participate in workshops with experienced mentors, and have a chance to win prizes to advance their startups.

  • Up to 16 semi-finalist teams
  • Up to 8 finalist teams present their current startup to a panel of experienced judges.
  • Receive 1-on-1 mentorship from entrepreneurs and ecosystem stakeholders from MIT and LATAM.
  • Semi-Finalists & Finalists get to participate in the Entrepreneurship Fair!


PRIZES

  • Monetary prizes for 1st and 2nd place winners
  • In addition, the winner and runner up will be directly accepted for the MassChallenge Competition Round 2. More information here: masschallenge.org/apply
  • Mentorship from experienced entrepreneurs
  • More great prizes to come - check back often!


ELIGIBILITY

  • 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


ENTREPRENEURSHIP FAIR

  • Opportunity to showcase your venture to investors, key opinion leaders, and hundred of conference attendees!
  • All Semi-Finalists get to participate