NYC COLLEGE STUDENTS: We're Co-Hosting the NYS Business Plan Competition
If you’re a NYC (graduate or undergraduate) college student and have a business idea, let’s make sure you hit a home run for this contest with huge prizes and recognition:
What’s Your Idea?— define your idea and achieve maximum impact.
Network with other NYC college entrepreneurs
Get insights on your business idea
Learn about the contest
Monday, February 13th, 2017 at 11 Times Square, NYC 2-4PM.
Each team will have 10 minutes to pitch, which will be followed by 5 minutes of Q&A with the panel of investor judges. Judges are advised to act as they would in a closed-door boardroom investment presentation during the Q&A session
The two winning teams in each of the six categories from the New York City Regional Semifinal Competition will advance to the final round of the NYBPC on Friday, April 28, 2017 in Albany, NY. They will compete head-to-head for the grand prize against regional semifinal winners from New York’s 9 other Regional Economic Development Council zones – Central New York, North Country, Mohawk Valley, Finger Lakes, Western New York, Southern Tier, Capital Region, Mid-Hudson, and Long Island.
Presentations must be submitted as either a PowerPoint presentation (PPT) or a PDF file. These are the only formats that can be accepted and will be eligible for competition.