FAU Business Plan Competition


The annual FAU Business Plan Competition is hosted by the College of Business, Adams Center for Entrepreneurship with support from local partners and sponsors. The competition encourages FAU students, faculty, staff and recent graduates to pitch their game-changing idea for a chance to fund their new ventures! Along with prize money, teams compete for legal and business services, space at FAU’s Tech Runway and the opportunity to present their business plan to local angel, venture capital groups and more. Competitors have the opportunity to meet and network with successful entrepreneurs. Resources are provided to aid students in the creation and implementation of their businesses. Students will gain valuable skills and experiences to be successful.

Friday, April 17, 2020 (9 AM- 2 PM)

Watch students pitch their business ideas, enjoy a complimentary lunch & keynote speech.

 *Deadline to submit business plans is Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020*


1st $10,000

2nd $5,000

3rd $2,500

*seed capital to fund your startup

Competition Agenda

9:30 am - 11:45 am: Team presentations

11:45 am - 12:45 pm: Lunch

1:00 pm - 1:30 pm: Keynote speaker

1:30 pm - 2:00 pm: Awards ceremony 

 Read the event program to learn more


Thank you to our sponsors!


Gold sponsor:

The Medina Family Foundation


Bronze sponsor:

The GEO Group

Sponsoring judges:

Digital Resource – Shay Berman

MyOnlineToolbox – Brian Javeline

SinglesSwag – Jonathan Beskin

Mothership Corp – Ilyse Shuster-Frohman



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Adams Center for Entrepreneurship