PROVIDENCE – The deadline to apply for Cox Business’ Get Started Rhode Island 2017 competition is approaching, the company reminded potential applicants on Monday.
Get Started Rhode Island is a business pitch competition that awards $50,000 in prizes, including $25,000 in cash. Applicants pitch their concepts to a panel of judges who then vote on which pitch was the most award worthy.
Proposals are due by June 30. The event will take place on Oct. 4 at the WaterFire Arts Center.
Providence Business News is a participating sponsor in the Get Started Rhode Island competition and PBN Editor Mark S. Murphy will be one of the judges at the event.
Chris Bergenheim is the PBN web editor.