Lansing Opens Green Light Business Competition

By Amanda Lewan on February 9th, 2016 / Comments

Get your business plan ready to go! In Lansing, the Green Light Business plan Competition is now open!

If you’re a venture that has been in existence for less than a year or a well-thought out business idea looking to get off the ground, then this might be a great competition for you. Candidates have the chance to win $5,000 in prizes with the chance to go on to the top GreenLight Michigan event in East Lansing for $50,000 in prize awards.

What sort of businesses are they looking for? Below are a few details. You can also check it out online here:

Who Qualifies?
– Just have a well-thought out business idea?  You are welcome to apply!
– Competition is open to all state of Michigan residents – students and business professionals.
– If you have a registered business entity, you must be a State of Michigan based business that has been in existence for less than one year (earliest incorporation date of 3/30/15).
– Winning funds are to be utilized to start or propel business ventures in each local hub competition area.  The exceptions are the Student Accelerate and the East Lansing events – they are open to anyone from the State of Michigan and you can launch your business anywhere within the State of Michigan.

Looking for more funding opportunities? We’ve got a list you can add to an search through for all types of Michigan business funding opportunities.

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Amanda Lewan

Amanda Lewan

Editor @michipreneur. Co-founder Bamboo Detroit. Follow me @Amanda_Jenn. I love telling the story of entrepreneurs and innovators.