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Fifth Annual Business Plan Competition Live Presentations

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Students, from any SCCP campus, work in teams of up to four students to develop a written business plan to either create a new community pharmacy or purchase an existing community pharmacy. Teams are able to work with a faculty/practitioner mentor for guidance if needed. Three teams will be selected from the written plans to participate in the finals, which allows the teams to provide a formal presentation of their business idea.

Important Dates

December 1, 2016 – Team Registration Due

March 13, 2017 – Final Written Plan Submission

March 17, 2017 – Finalists Announced

April 1, 2017 – Live Presentations


First Prize*

Trip to 2017 NCPA Annual Meeting for all team members** (value up to $1650 each). The winning team will be featured on the Kennedy Center website and be the focus of a news release to local media.

Second Prize

$1000 scholarship for each team member

Third Prize

$500 scholarship for each member

*The first place team will represent SCCP in the NCPA Student Business Plan Competition if team members are eligible.

**Eligible team members must be P3 or earlier to receive this prize. Alternate prize = $1500 scholarship (Total = $6000)