We are looking for only the best and brightest startups.  

The quintessential NYC ENT business plan applicant is a fully formed startup company with a working management team in place. Entrants can be from any high growth industry, and can have at most $1.5MM seed financing from non-venture capital sources. Applicants are generally seeking counsel around go-to-market tactics, growth planning and strategic partnerships. 21 applicants will be selected to present their business ideas; these companies must be able to attend NYC ENT week from April 20-24, 2009. Only two members of each management team may attend the venture pitches and training events.

Additional requirements of NYC ENT applicants are:

  • Executive Summary and Business Plan in Word or PDF
  • Company Financials in Excel
  • A Working Prototype (if Applicable)

We are looking for companies that are fundable and likely to succeed.

To enter the business plan competition:

Please fill out the form below and submit your business plan and financial documents. You must submit a complete application in order to be considered. You will be prompted after filling out this form to upload your files. If you have already completed this form you can go directly to the Upload Plan page.

We are committed to responsible information handling practices and do not intend to use information included in your business plan for any purpose other than administering and otherwise implementing the NYCENT competition. For a full list of terms and condtion please click here

Updated! Due to several requests, we will be extending our submission deadline to Monday, April 13, 2009. All entrants will be notified of our decision by Wednesday, April 15th.

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