Do you have a business idea that you would love to see come to fruition? Are you working on developing an innovative idea into a product? Do you need more resources to make your dream come true?
If so, check out New Brunswick Innovation Foundation’s Breakthru business plan competition.
Breakthru is a competition to designed to help foster innovation and entrepreneurial spirit in New Brunswick as well as help mentor participants and prepare their companies for growth.
First place in the competition will receive funding of $100k cash along with services from the competition’s partners which include PriceWaterhouseCoopers, CBC, Fredericton based design company OrangeSprocket and legal firm Cox & Palmer.
Second and third place both receive a $50k cash investment along with services from the above firms.
All that is required to enter the competition is to submit a 60 second video elevator pitch of your idea, an executive summary, a $75 entry fee and a filled out application form (PDF) by January 10th, 2011.
For more information go to http://nbif.com or download the Breakthru participant’s handbook (PDF).