The NYBPC is New York’s intercollegiate regional & statewide business plan competition.


Here’s why we Do It:

Since 2010, more than 2,500 students have participated in the NYBPC, more than 100 businesses have been started, and the NYBPC has seeded over $1M yielding over $20M in additional funding for these companies.


2,500+ students


Over 100 businesses


$1M+ invested


Since 2010

The competition starts with students competing in all 10 regions across the state and culminates with finalists from each region competing at the state level for recognition and prize money in late April.


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April 2018 final competition highlights

  • 83 teams from more than 60 schools representing every region of New York State

  • More than 350 attendees including 30 judges and 20 volunteers from the investment and business community, in from as far away as Boston and Buffalo

  • Nearly $100,000 in prize money awarded to 30 teams, with a top prize of $20,000 to BitCrusher

See all our photos from the event - credit to Laura Kozlowski.