Edison Project--Business Plan Competition

Edison Project--Business Plan Competition

Hickory, NC
Small Business Center at Catawba Valley Community College

Advice/Mentoring / Money

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The Concept

Business plan competition, connection to mentors and entrepreneurs. Cash prizes.

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Who's it for?

Individuals with a business idea or recently opened business.

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What problem does it solve?

Support and nurture local entrepreneurs.

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How does it help?

Connects entrepreneurs to coaches, mentors, and advisors. Provides an opportunity for startup funding.

Program Overview

Application now available and accepted through August 15, 2018. Business plan competition sponsored by the Catawba County Chamber of Commerce and other local partners. Opportunities for entrants to connect with mentors/advisors for free business counseling. Top business ideas win cash awards to further their business.

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The Edison Project is a great way to get mentoring and advice for a business that you would like to start. The competition is fierce but you will learn a lot from your time with the mentors. This program is a great way to grow and develop your business.