CCBC’s Center for Business Innovation is accepting entries to its Eighth Annual Business Plan Competition, offering a top prize of $20K for a budding entrepreneur. A total of $62,500 in seed money will be awarded among the top six finalists.
The competition is open to current or former students who have completed at least 15 credits at CCBC within the last five years, or who are alumni of a CCBC credit or non-credit degree/program or certificate program. Each participant will have access to invitation-only workshops to help them develop critical elements of a viable business plan, including guidance in strategy, marketing and finance. Registration is open now at ccbcmd.edu/innovation. The deadline to register is Oct. 11, 2020.
The Business Plan Competition first-place winner will receive $20K and a range of valuable start-up resources. CCBC’s top Business students will provide support in marketing, sales, website development, accounting, and human resources to help the new entrepreneurs launch their businesses. Local business owners will serve as mentors.
For more information, contact Dennis Sullivan at [email protected] or Angella Kevas at [email protected] Business owners who would like to serve as mentors or judges in the competition should also contact Dennis Sullivan.