$200,000 Emerging Business Competition

New York's Creative Core is looking for the most innovative and growth-oriented entrepreneur or emerging business.  Participation in the competition is limited to individuals or entry teams from the Central Upstate New York Region (Cayuga, Cortland, Herkimer, Jefferson, Lewis, Madison, Oneida, Onondaga, Oswego, Seneca, St. Lawrence and Tompkins Counties).  Judging will be based on 3 categories as selected by the individual or entry team:

  • $200,000 Emerging Business Competition: Company currently in existence - formally incorporated by January 20, 2011.  Revenue stream between $0 and $5 million.  $150 application fee.
  • $15,000 Innovations in Agri-Business Competition: Recognizes a company that has developed and implemented an innovative production process or technology that has significantly impacted their competitiveness or the competitiveness of the region's agricultural community.  No Application Fee. ($15,000 prize.)
  • $5,000 Business Idea Competition: Open to High School and College Students only.  $5,000 awarded to the student.  No Application Fee. ($5,000 prize).

For a copy of the Competition Rules and Regulations, and the Application, visit www.thetechgarden.com or click on this link: http://www.thetechgarden.com/programs/ny-s-creative-core-emerging-business-competition/


Write a comment

  • Required fields are marked with *.


Audit Services - Request for Proposals

The St. Lawrence County Industrial Development Agency is soliciting proposals from qualified CPA firms to provide audit services for the Agency for a three-year period commencing with the Agency’s 2018 Fiscal Year.  To receive consideration by the Agency, all proposals must be received by 3:00 PM, EST on Tuesday, September 25, 2018.  AA/EEO; MFVH EMPLOYER.  A copy of the Request for Proposal supplementary documents can be found by clicking