Overview of the Selection Process
Submission of a business plan application and executive summary, describing the proposed venture.
All submissions should be made to firstname.lastname@example.org .
Deadline: October 27th, 2006 - 5:00pm EST
Applicants notified of status: November 3rd, 2006
In Stage II, the most promising applicants will be invited to submit a complete business plan.
Deadline: November 10th, 2006 - 5:00pm EST
Applicants notified of status: November 18th, 2006
The top 3 applicants from Stage II will be invited to present at the WMY Conference on December 2, 2006.
Stage III finalists will present their business plans at the New Venture Competition at the 33rd Annual Whitney M. Young Memorial Conference, held on December 2, 2006. (Finalists will be provided with assistance to improve their presentations before the conference). Each finalist is guaranteed a prize and MUST be
registered for the Conference.
We greatly appreciate your interest in the WMY Conference and the New Venture Competition (NVC).
Should there be any additional questions, please contact us at email@example.com .
Anthony Okoro and Gerald Mitchell
Co-Directors, New Venture Competition