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New York Business Plan Competition 2013

Over $500,000 in Prizes Awarded to New York’s Top Collegiate Startups in 2013

The 2013 New York Business Plan Competition has expanded to feature the 10 Regional Economic Development Council zones of New York – Capital Region, Central New York, North Country, Mohawk Valley, Finger Lakes, Western New York, Southern Tier, Mid-Hudson, New York City, and Long Island. Selected regional partner institutions hosted semifinal competitions in each of these regions in early April. The top teams from each of the regions advanced to the statewide final competition where they went head-to-head for the $100,000 grand prize at the College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering on April 26.

The New York Business Plan Competition is the only leading collegiate business competition that is a regionally coordinated, collaborative statewide program, which sets it apart from all other competitions. It is one of the largest collegiate business competitions in the nation. Almost 60 colleges and universities participated from across New York, including a collaborative network of more than 20 institutions that hosted semifinal competitions in 10 regions across the state in early April leading up to the statewide final competition on April 26. $500,000 in total prizes was awarded to the 430+ teams that competed at the regional and statewide levels of the 2013 program.

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