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2016 Business Plan Competition at The Merage School of Business

The 2016 Business Plan Competition at The Paul Merage School of Business is one of the nation's premier business plan competitions offering all UC Irvine students, staff and researchers the opportunity to form a team, create a business plan and potentially fund their business idea all within six months. Final Presentations and Awards Ceremony where over $30,000 in cash prizes will be awarded on Friday, May 6th, 2016. Between the kick-off and finals, we offer five workshops covering a broad area of business plan development skills led by leading practitioners from Orange County. The Competition also provides individual team coaches to all teams that qualify for the semi-finals.




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