GRAND PRIZE - $50,000 Grant
The 2017 Grand Prize winner will receive a grant from Gorham Savings Bank to buy equipment, expand or acquire space, hire employees, fund product development or meet any other business need.
The entry period for the 2017 competition ends on Saturday, April 15 at 5:00 pm. Legally registered, Maine-based businesses and/or legal residents of Maine age 18 or older can apply. Past LaunchPad applicants and finalists are also welcome to reapply. No formal business proposals or supporting documents are required. All finalists will deliver a live presentation on Tuesday, June 6, 2017, at USM’s Hannaford Hall. The Grand Prize winners will be announced at the conclusion of the live event.