Save the date for the 2016 Mid Hudson Regional Business Plan Competition!
April 15, 2016
Marist College Student Center
Top teams from each of the competition categories will then compete at the New York State Business Plan Competition (NYBPC) in Albany, NY on Friday, April 29, 2016.
Current undergraduate and graduate students from accredited colleges located in one of the seven counties in the Mid-Hudson region.
What's Up for Grabs?
Over $800,000 in prizes. Top teams from the regional competitions will compete for these prizes at the state level. Participating student teams will have the rare opportunity to engage with actual investors and other seasoned entrepreneurs.
Student Ventures should fall into one of the following categories:
- Information Technology/Software
- Nanotechnology/Advanced Technology
- Social Entrepreneurship/Non-Profit
Important Dates and Deadlines
History of the New York State Business Plan Competition
Since 2010, over 1600 student teams from more than 65 of New York’s colleges and universities have pitched their ideas and ventures at the NYBPC. The winners are selected each year by esteemed judges, including venture capitalists, angel investors, investment bankers, other sophisticated public and private investors, and seasoned entrepreneurs. At the end of the 2015 competition, more than $1,800,000 in cash and in-kind prizes have been awarded to student entrepreneurs in New York. The grand prize teams have raised over $4,800,000 in funding to launch their business ventures.
You can do it too!
Congratulations to the winners of the
2015 Mid-Hudson Regional Business Plan Competition!
We are pleased to announce that the MHRBPC was a great success! Here is a listing of the competition winners:
First Place - xFil - The United States Military Academy at West Point
Second Place - Semper Fi, LLC - Nyack College
Products and Services, Food -
First Place - Gaijin Ramen - The Culinary Institute of America
Second Place - Buffalo's Nickel - The United States Military Academy at West Point.
Products and Services, Non Food -
First Place - Unbank - Marist College
Second Place - Roof Shark - Marist College
Information Technology/Software -
First Place - Owe Yaa - The United States Military Academy at West Point
Second Place - M.G.P. - Marist College
First Place - iTrex Assisted Walking Devices - The United States Military Academy at West Point
Second Place - Medsender - Marist College
Social Entrepreneurship/Non-Profit -
First Place - BLEND Bracelets, The Culinary Institute of America
Second Place - Burlock Threadworks, Bard College
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