75 Institutions

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Almost 75 of New York’s top colleges and universities have participated in the New York Business Plan Competition in the first four years of the program.

550 Teams

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Since 2010, more than 550 student teams have pitched their ideas and ventures to venture capitalists, angel investors, investment bankers, other sophisticated public and private investors, and seasoned entrepreneurs.

$500K in Prizes

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At the end of the 2013 competition, more than $800,000 in cash and in-kind prizes have been awarded to student entrepreneurs in New York.

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Click below for your regional competition to learn how to participate in this year’s program and compete against New York’s top student-led startups.

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