Business Plan Competition

Business Plan Competition

The Business Plan Competition 2019 is to provide an opportunity to learn about entrepreneurship through the development and presentation of a business plan. Participants in the competition will have an opportunity to define their ideas in commercial terms and to compete for substantial cash prizes. This business plan competition is open to all the students of under-graduate classes and students pursuing higher courses. Business Plan Competition students learn key business concepts and skills while developing a blueprint strategy to launch a new product or service. This competition helps young people build skills, unlock creativity, and discover pathways to opportunities in small and large businesses. The competition is designed to give collegiate entrepreneurs a real-world experience to fine-tune their business plans and elevator pitches to receive funding and maximize the commercialization of their products. The event will bring across more than 50 teams from all over India with a minimum of 3 to a maximum of 5 participants in each team.

Entry Fee               : Rs.1000 per team

Topics

In preparing a business plan, teams should answer the following questions based on research and data, not opinions:

  • What is the product or service?
  • What need does it address?
  • Who is the primary market for the venture and what can you say about the size and scope of that market?
  • What are the compelling attributes that differentiate your product or service from others that address the same need?
  • How will your business make money?
  • How much startup capital do you need and what are your revenue projections?
  • If relevant, what have you achieved already?

Format

Each team would be given a chance to showcase their business plan and after that top 8-10 teams will get a chance to present their business plan again.

Team

A group of individuals may pitch. A team can have minimum of 3 to maximum of 5 students. Teams that consisted of both graduate and undergraduate students are encouraged to participate. Each team will be limited to one entry in the competition. Individuals can only be members of one team.

A team should come prepared before 10-15 Min of PPT. 

Judging Criteria

The judges will consider: the innovation of the product, technology or service; product-market fit; the scalability of the business model; the total impact (including sales, social value, impact on users, partners, etc.); and the qualities of the entrepreneur or entrepreneurial team – their level of talent, diversity, and qualities which are value additive to the company.

Eligibility

The competition draws entries from undergraduate and graduate applicants from any University/ Institute. The proposed business plans must be the original work of the applicant(s). There can be more than one team from one institute / University.

All the students must carry their valid University / College ID Card

Awards and Prizes

All teams will be present for the entirety of the round and will be able to watch the other participant’s business plans. After all plans are complete, there will be a short break for judging. TOP 8-10 teams with the highest scores will compete again to be declared the winners. Prizes will be in the form of cash prize up to Rs 35000.

Links

Website link :

Registration link :

Contact:  

Mr. Rajneesh Kler (Mobile +91 9810324399)

Rishabh Rastogi (Mobile +91 9582690783)

Address:

School of Management | GD Goenka University | GD Goenka Education City | Sohna Road, Gurgaon | Haryana 122103

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REGISTRATION FEE* SCHEDULE:

Category of Delegate

Indian Nationals

Foreign Nationals

Students

INR 1000/-

USD 100

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IMPORTANT DATES:

Last date for registration          :           September 30, 2019

THE REGISTRATION FEE* INCLUDES:

  1. Breakfast, Lunch and High-Tea.

ACCOMMODATION(Chargeable on cost)

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