Overview – Startup Competition



The templates linked below are used by Alabama Launchpad applicants. Launchpad competitors should download these files and provide the required information.


Business Plan Guidelines
Each business plan must follow the guidelines as stated and formatted and submitted as requested. Those guidelines are in the PDF included below.
Download Business Plan Guidelines


Business Model Canvas
The Business Model Canvas
 is another important tool for evaluating and constructing your business. You may review the Business Model Canvas website or check this video series from the Kauffman Foundation on how it can be useful in articulating your business.
Download Business Model Canvas


Budget Template
This template can be useful for building a budget and financial pro forma. Please refer to the “Start Here” and “Rules and Definitions” tabs within the file for further instructions.
Download Budget Template