presented by SEFCU

More than 100 teams hailing from across New York State will vie for cash prizes and statewide recognition at the 9th annual New York Business Plan Competition Final presented by SEFCU at SUNY Poly in Albany on April 27, 2018. The NYBPC is the only collegiate business competition that is a regionally coordinated, collaborative statewide program connecting students from more than 75 two- and four-year colleges and universities, setting it apart from all other competitions in the nation.

Sponsors and partners make this program possible.  

Learn more about the people and organizations committed to developing the next generation of entrepreneurs, including:

Meet 2017 Grand Prize Winner: SPARK CHARGE

nybpc history

SUNY Poly founded the competition in 2010 and has successfully led the NYBPC for eight years. Starting in 2018, Upstate Capital is leading a coalition of statewide and regional sponsors and partners, including SUNY Poly, toward a long-term goal of expanding the program’s reach. SEFCU has held the distinction of being the title sponsor since the competition’s inception.

nybpc today

This program is led by the Upstate Capital Association of New York with a coalition of statewide and regional partners including SEFCU, FuzeHub, NYSEDC, SUNY Polytechnic Institute, University at Albany, Innovate 518, and the SUNY Research Foundation.

Please contact us for more information about getting involved. Click here to read the most recent press release.