Girls Start Up Business Plan Competition

May 15, 2025
Awards Available: 3

Scholarship Description

The Girls Start-Up Business Plan Competition is an opportunity for young minds with innovative ideas. The program encourages participants to create social enterprise business plans and professional websites. Young women from diverse backgrounds work together toward a common goal and benefit from gaining access to numerous resources, including college prep modules and a financial aid and scholarship library.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Females currently in high school
  • Students with innovative social enterprise business ideas
  • Must be willing to create a professional website

Application Process

  1. Develop an innovative social enterprise business idea
  2. Create a professional website
  3. Submit your business plan and website
  4. Top 20 Semi-Finalists present to BMO Capital Markets
  5. Top 10 Finalists present in-person to the Grant Cardone team in Miami, Florida

Members have the opportunity to apply to one of our four Strategic Scholars programs: Yale Women in Economics, Girls Start Up, Innovation Research, and College Prep Leadership. Scholarship Search