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Posted on: February 1, 2024

Economic Development - NexGen Spark Business Model Competition


NexGen Spark, Wayland Baptist University’s applied entrepreneurship program, is seeking entrepreneurs for its spring 2023 business model competition. The applicant’s business idea should be one that will impact Plainview’s economy.

Selected applicants will work with a team of students to develop their business model. A judged competition of presentations of the business idea will determine the winner. The successful applicant will be eligible for a $5,000 prize to be used to help bring the business idea to market. 

NexGen Spark is a program developed by the Wayland Baptist University School of Business and the Office of Intuitional Advancement. It is sponsored by the Plainview/Hale County Economic Development Corporation.

To apply, visit Applications are due no later than March 1, 2024.

For more information about Economic Development in Plainview and Hale County, contact the Plainview / Hale County Economic Development Corporation at 806.293.8536.

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