Time is limited if you want to participate in the next Enterprise Challenge. The registration deadline is fast approaching.
The deadline to register is January 4
The Yakima County Development Association and Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce say the deadline to register for the business challenge is Tuesday, January 4. You can register today at chooseyakimavalley.com
The 2022 Enterprise Challenge is an annual competition that helps entrepreneurs develop a business plan through workshops and one-on-one help sessions led by industry professionals who help develop a business plan.
At the end of the contest, the third winner receives $ 2,500, the second receives $ 5,000 and the first winner receives $ 10,000 to use in their business.
Registration is $ 200, but officials say the value of the training is worth much more
The registration fee for the Défi Entreprises is $ 200 per company. To qualify, applicants must be 18 years of age or older, be located in Yakima or Kittitas County, and have a new business idea or business that is less than two years old to compete.
Over 225 entrepreneurs have entered the competition since its inception and many have started their businesses in the community.
The 2022 competition runs from January 6, 2022 to March 15, 2022. Yakima County Development Association officials say that “if state or federal COVID-19 restrictions require limited in-person contact, organizers will notify applicants of any adjustments to calendar “.