When is the application deadline for LaunchPadSC?
The LaunchPadSC package of a six-slide PowerPoint presentation is due at 5 p.m. Oct. 31, 2012. You don't need a full business plan to enter the competition. Please note the following important dates:
Why are there two sections?
Section 1 is reserved for all full-time undergraduate and graduate students from Clemson University as the event is sponsored by the Arthur M. Spiro Institute for Entrepreneurial Leadership. Section 2 is open to all residents of South Carolina. The prizes are exactly the same for both groups.
Can I have non-Clemson individuals on my team?
Absolutely, this competition is open to all residents of S.C. and students of S.C. colleges and universities.
How will the entries be judged?
Judging will be based upon the selection of those entities that are most innovative and feasible.
I have no experience developing a corporate slide presentation. Do you provide any resources?
Guidelines for the slide presentation are available on our website.
My question is not addressed here. Whom should I contact?
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