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MIT-CHIEF Business Plan Contest 2017

Join our annual business plan contest and win   

50K+ Cash Award!


Brilliant startup ideas could possibly result in great companies only if executed properly. By joining MIT-CHIEF Startup Community and participating in our Annual Business Plan Contest, your ability to construct a successful company will be greatly enhanced. Here, you will be able to connect with other local entrepreneurs in our community during our offline meetups, learn more about principled way to do startups via our accelerator programs and, win cash awards that further supports you to make your great idea realized and get chances to join our ChinaTrip or Co-Founder’s Journey program in the year of 2018. MIT-CHIEF will accompany you on your path to a successful entrepreneur!



  • Aug. 10th by 23:59 / Deadline of Accelerator Program Application

  • Oct. 1st by 23:59 / Registration closes

  • Oct. 16th  / Semifinalist announcement

  • Nov. 6th  / Finalist announcement‚Äč

  • Nov. 18th / Contest finale‚Äč



We highly encourage you to apply for our featured Accelerator Program. The Accelerator Program will provide you with direct interactions with mentors/investors and other entrepreneurs. This would help you better polish/execute your business plan and enhance your chance to enter Semi-Finale. Please click this link for more details about Accelerator Program.



In order to join our Accelerator Program, please submit your application before 23:59 EST on August 10th. After that, you could still update/modify your contest application.




  • $50K+ Cash Award

  • Direct Interaction with Investors / Mentors

  • Chance to join Accelerator Program

  • Know more about how to transform an idea into a concrete business through Training Program

  • Entrepreneurship Panel / Seminar

  • Alumni network and co-founder meetup

  • Chances to join China-Trip and Manufacturing Boot Camp (Co-Founder’s Journey) in 2018


ACT NOW for your Startup Project with

MIT-CHIEF Business Plan Contest 2017


For more details: http://mitchief.org/contest

For any question, please contact community2017@mitchief.org