Qualcomm Ventures is promoting a global competition for entrepreneurs and start-ups that are seeking their first “seed” round of funding.
QPrize™ is an international competition designed to launch great ideas from entrepreneurs who strive to bring technology innovation to market. Qualcomm Ventures is awarding $750,000 in seed capital via a series of six regional business plan competitions and one grand-final competition. Eight finalists will be selected in each region and the winner given the opportunity to receive $100,000 in convertible note funding plus an opportunity to compete for an additional $150,000 in our Grand Prize Competition.
Timeline & Key Dates:
- Official Launch – Sept 14, 2010
- Submission Deadline – December 14, 2010
- Regional Finals – January 2011
- Grand Finals – March 1-2, 2011
For additional information visit: www.qualcomm.com/ventures/qprize/2010/.