March 3, 2014, Friday, at 12:00 pm (noon) -- The SOURCE 2014 Abstract Submission site opens for general (non-business plan competition) submissions.
April 11, 2014, Friday, at 12:00 pm (noon) -- Deadline for all SOURCE 2014 submissions. Abstract Submission site closes.
Additional important dates:
May 14, 2014, Wednesday from 5 to 8 p.m -- Pre-load of presentations and posters outside SURC ballroom.
May 15, 2014, Thursday, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. -- SOURCE 2014 in the SURC on the Ellensburg campus. SOURCE 2014 will be held all day on Thursday, May 15th in the Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) on the Ellensburg campus and at associated dates to be announced later at the University Centers.
May 21, 2014, Wednesday from 12 to 1pm -- Awards Ceremony in the SURC Pit. Due to the large number of presentations that must be reviewed, award notifications will be sent to students and their faculty mentors on the Monday after SOURCE.
Dates for the Business Plan Competition:
January 27, 2014 -- submit a 250 word written abstract of your business plan to the SOURCE website by noon.
February 6, 2014 -- authors submitting meritorious abstracts will be notified to submit a full written business plan by noon, March 7.
April 7, 2014 -- authors submitting a meritorious business plan will be notified that their business plan was accepted for an oral presentation at SOURCE on May 15.
May 15, 2014 -- selected authors will orally present their business plan and compete for seed money grants. Oral presentations will be judged by the criteria and scoring guidelines.