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Bring your idea to life.

The West Virginia Business Plan Competition affords high school and college students around the state the unique opportunity to make a business idea come to life with the support of state institutions of higher education and seasoned business professionals from around the country. We are moving the state forward by engaging young minds to solve West Virginia's greatest issues through entrepreneurship and innovation.

High School 2019 winners

Two Divisions: Collegiate and High School

College Students: Get the education, skills, contacts, and motivation necessary to create a viable start-up company in West Virginia.

High School Juniors & Seniors:
 Learn how to move a business idea from conception to action with the help of seasoned business professionals. Finalists receive the opportunity to pitch to real investors and $1,000 for your teacher's classroom!

Why Compete?

Get the skills, contacts, and experience you need to turn your business idea into a reality!

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