A brief note on two upcoming deadlines on opportunities for green entrepreneurs:
May 30th is the deadline for the 2009 Clean Tech Open. CTO is a business plan competition that will provide more than $1 million in prizes for early-stage clean technology startups. CTO operates in three regions: California, Rocky Mountain (including Colorado, Montana, New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming) and the Pacific Northwest (including Washington, Oregon and Idaho).
May 31 is the application deadline for a Cleantech Investor Pitch Lunch that will take place on June 13th. This event will be held at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California and will provide an opportunity for companies to present their businesses and network with VCs, angel investors, strategic partners, corporate investors, and industry experts. This event is co-hosted by MIT Angels, MIT Club of Northern California, and OPEN Silicon Valley.