Top 5 Reasons to Enter
#5 A business plan is the foundation for growth and you need to grow... Now.
#4 If you register and pay to enter, you will be more motivated to get your plan done.
#3 Throughout the process you’ll get plenty of support and guidance from small business experts.
#2 You get free admission to the IFEL Next Level Conference featuring great workshops and speakers.
#1 You have an opportunity to win $10,000 in cash and other resources to accelerate your business growth!!!
Executive Summary Due (Optional)
If you submit your Executive Summary by the due date, we'll give you feedback!
Business Plan Submission Due
11/27/2018 - 1/17/2019
Business Plan Competition Pitch Finale
The entry requires submission of a full, originally written business plan. Compete for the grand prize, to be announced. Competition open to entrepreneurs with gross revenue of less than $1M (as of 12/31/17). Only one entry allowed per person. Past winners are not eligible to enter.
Plan. Pitch. Grow.
2019 Business Plan Competition
Business Plan Competition
The competition has helped me to refine my business plan because I was able to analyze my target market.
With the money, I was able to work with developers on the design of WeIntervene consistently without worrying if they were going to get paid.
Owner, Hidden Gems Archery
City & State MWBE Certified
Owner, Purple R.E.I.G.N
Talks about her experience in the Next Level Business Plan Competition.