The inaugural Southeast Business Plan Competition announced - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

The inaugural Southeast Business Plan Competition announced

(Source: KFVS) (Source: KFVS)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) -

The Douglas C. Greene Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Southeast Missouri State University announces the inaugural Southeast Business Plan Competition taking place April 26.

The Southeast Business Plan Competition is an opportunity for Southeast students in any area of study to develop real-world skills by researching a business idea and developing a business plan. Students can compete as individuals or teams for cash prizes valued up to $2,000.

The deadline to submit business plans online is Monday, April 17.

The top three teams will be notified and will pitch their business plans at a Common Hour program scheduled on April 26 in the University Center Ballroom A. The judges will then award first place with a $2,000 cash prize, second place with a $1,000 cash prize, and third place with a $500 cash prize (cash prizes are taxable).

Interested students must attend one of the informational sessions being held at Catapult Creative House at 612 Broadway at 5:30 p.m. March 28 or at noon March 29.

For more information, visit catapultsemo.com/sbpc.

Download the KFVS News app: iPhone | Android

Copyright 2017 KFVS. All rights reserved.

  • Heartland NewsMore>>

  • Fisk woman killed in house fire

    Saturday, May 26 2018 11:56 AM EDT2018-05-26 15:56:52 GMT
    A Fisk woman was killed in a house fire. (Source: Raycom Media)A Fisk woman was killed in a house fire. (Source: Raycom Media)
    A Fisk woman was killed in a house fire. (Source: Raycom Media)A Fisk woman was killed in a house fire. (Source: Raycom Media)

    A woman died in a house fire on Friday, May 25 in Fisk.

    A woman died in a house fire on Friday, May 25 in Fisk.

  • First Alert: Showers and storms possible this weekend

    First Alert: Showers and storms possible this weekend

    Saturday, May 26 2018 9:45 AM EDT2018-05-26 13:45:16 GMT
    (Source: KFVS)(Source: KFVS)

    There is a chance for isolated showers/storms to develop especially in our southeastern half of the Heartland.

    There is a chance for isolated showers/storms to develop especially in our southeastern half of the Heartland.

  • Teacher, SIU alum shot three times in Indiana school shooting

    Teacher, SIU alum shot three times in Indiana school shooting

    Friday, May 25 2018 10:45 PM EDT2018-05-26 02:45:54 GMT
    A teacher who went to SIU in Carbondale was shot three times charging an active shooter at an Indiana school on Friday, May 25, according to SIU.  (SIU Athletics, Facebook)A teacher who went to SIU in Carbondale was shot three times charging an active shooter at an Indiana school on Friday, May 25, according to SIU.  (SIU Athletics, Facebook)

    A teacher who went to SIU in Carbondale was shot three times charging an active shooter at an Indiana school on Friday, May 25, according to SIU. 

    A teacher who went to SIU in Carbondale was shot three times charging an active shooter at an Indiana school on Friday, May 25, according to SIU. 

Powered by Frankly