The Aleutian Marketplace Fellowship Competition has been developed to improve the outcomes for small business development in the Aleutian-Pribilof region by taking advantage of established training and mentorship opportunities at statewide events that cater to innovators and entrepreneurs. Special thanks to the sponsors of this project: GCI, Wells Fargo, TelAlaska, Aleut Corporation and APICDA.
This is a regional competition; only permanent residents and former residents of the 12 TAC and APICDA communities are eligible to participate.
New businesses must be located in one or more of the 12 TAC and APICDA communities noted below.
ADAK, AKUTAN, ATKA,COLD BAY, KING COVE, NIKOLSKI, FALSE PASS, NELSON LAGOON, SAND POINT, ST GEORGE, ST PAUL and UNALASKA
The organizers reserve the right to use the following information about each business model to publicize the event: the names of all participants, the name of the businesses, a brief description of the business provided by the participant and any pictures taken at the competition.
Participation in this competition gives no guarantees, expressed or implied, to any potential future funding beyond the stated prizes. Participants agree that the organizers of the competition are not liable for any direct or indirect damages, including any loss of revenue that may or may not be related to business advice received in conjunction with the competition.
This competition does not constitute an offer to sell or solicit an offer to purchase securities. This competition is merely a forum for entrepreneurs to present their business ideas, and for entrepreneurial businesses to hone their business plan writing and presentation skills. Neither the Aleutian Pribilof Island Community Development Association (APICDA), the Aleut Corporation (TAC), the Aleutian Marketplace Competition, nor any other person or organization connected with the competition makes any representation as to the reliability of the information provided by contestants.