The Center for Enterpreneurship, located in the School of Business, hosts the annual Student Business Plan Competition. From its start in 2002 on the USM campus, the competition has grown such that it is open to undergraduate and graduate, part-time and full-time students at any college in Maine. A grand prize worth $25,000, including $10,000 in cash and $15,000 in services, is awarded to the winning team to launch their idea.
2011 winners- Bitzy Baby
2009 winners- Organic Alchemy Composting
2008 winners- mCaddie (now AccelGolf)
2007 winners- Silver Gear Performance