EmpowerHER Business Plan & Pitch Competition call for submissions

Sep 7, 2017 , - Oct 6, 2017 ,

EmpowerHER, a partnership between Ford Motor Company Fund and Michigan Women’s Foundation, offers a continuum of programs and services to women (and a few good men) wishing to start or grow Social Venture Enterprises. Social entrepreneurship responds to a social need – fixing a problem that seems intractable.

Pitch for Prizes up to $50,000 in cash and in-kind professional support services…and it all starts with the concept paper. Contest details are provided at

October 6, 2017 – Concept Papers and Application Deadline
Mid October 2017 – Semi-Finalists Contacted
End of October – Semi-Finalists Interviews
November 2017 – Finalists Announced
February 2018 – EmpowerHER Competition

Please contact Meaghan McLaughlin with any questions: / 313-622-1920