Charlotte Venture Challenge Application Process
Thank you for your interest in participating in the 2013 Charlotte Venture Challenge. Applications this year will be submitted via the Kauffman Foundation’s iStart.org platform. You will need to register at charlotteventurechallenge2013.istart.org to submit your application. The iStart platform will allow you to submit the application as well as review judges feedback after the 1st round.
2013 Application Deliverables
- Click on the download application link below which will bring you to the Application PDF. You will need to answer the questions outlined in the PDF and submit a Word or PDF document with the answers to the questions. Please find the submit button below in red once you are ready to submit your application.
II.) Business Model Canvas
- Click on the Download Canvas button below. Fill out the business model canvas. Please find the submit button below in red once you are ready to send us your canvas.
- To learn more about filling out the business model canvas visit Businessmodelgeneration.com
Student Categories: Free (See eligibility for details)
Non-Student Categories: $75 (All fees used for prize money & includes one free ticket to finals a $45 Value)
Application Deadline: March 1st at 8pm
- When you click the button below you will see an orange log-in button on the top left of the iStart website. You will need to login to iStart and anwer a couple of questions. You will be able to upload your completed application and business model canvas once you login.
*Please review eligibility before applying
Each applicant will receive feedback on the application via the iStart.org platform. CVC first round judges are asked to provide applicants with feedback during the review of applications.