Annual Mason Business Plan Competition

Sponsored by the MBA Entrepreneurship and Innovation Club (EIC) and the Alan B. Miller Entrepreneurship Center.

Event Date, Time, & Location Details
Business Plan Information Session
Wednesday March 2
Milller Hall Room 1008
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Please attend this session if you have interest in participating in the competition. Professor Richard Ash will coach attendees on the fundamentals of executive summary and business plans. The session will have a short Q&A on deadlines and rules for the competition. 

Stage 1: Quarterfinals

Submit Executive Summary

Must be submitted by: Monday March 21 at 11:59 pm

For information on Stage 1 and the Executive Summary click here.

Announcement of Semi-Finalists

Friday March 26

Fifteen executive summaries will be selected to move onto Stage 2.

Stage 2: Semifinals

Power Pitch

Monday April 4
Miller Hall Room 1008
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Information on Stage 2 and the Power Pitch.

Announcement of Finalists

Tuesday April 5 Six participants will be selected to submit their Business Plans.

Finalists submit Business Plans

Must be submitted by: Wednesday April 20 at 11:59 pm

Information on the Business Plan.

Stage 3: Finals


Final Presentations

Wednesday April 27
Miller Hall Room 1008
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Information on Stage 3 and the Final Presentations.
Networking Reception, Panel Discussion and Awards Ceremony Wednesdsay April 27
Mason School of Business
Brinkley Commons
6:00pm - 8:00pm

The winners of the Business Plan Competition will be announced. Attendees will also have the opportunity to network with high profile entrepreneurs and venture capitalists.

Refreshments will be provided.  Open to all students. Please RSVP here.


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