Randy Pilkington, director, UNI John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center, 319-273-5732
Rebecca Schultze, communications and public relations manager, UNI College of Business Administration, 319-273-3309
CEDAR FALLS -- The deadline for small businesses to submit applications to the John Pappajohn Iowa Business Plan Competition and the chance to win $25,000 is drawing near. Applicants are required to submit business information via AngelSoft by April 30. A link to the AngelSoft submission page is available at the competition website, www.IowaBusinessPlanCompetition.com.
Assistance with business plan development is available at the Iowa John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Centers located at Drake University, Iowa State University, North Iowa Area Community College, the University of Iowa and the University of Northern Iowa; the Small Business Development Centers throughout the state; and the business accelerators in Ames, Cedar Rapids, Davenport, Dubuque, Iowa City, Red Oak and Mason City.
Rules, eligibility, timelines and assistance information are available at www.IowaBusinessPlanCompetition.com.