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Do you have a new business idea to better attract and accommodate trail users? Enter now for you chance at a $5,000 Cash Prize.

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These events are open to anyone who is interested!

These educational forums are free and open to the public - whether you decide to enter the contest or not. Registration required.

Contest Kick-Off Event

Monday, May 22nd, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Karma Coffee
237 Seneca Street, Oil City, PA 16301

Call the Oil Region Alliance (814-677-3152) by May 18 to save your spot.

Educational Forums

Please Click Here to register online at www.getonthetrail.org or call the Oil Region Alliance office

While it is not mandatory that potential contestants attend the educational forums, it is strongly encouraged that they do. Points will be given to those contestants who attend all educational forums.


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Monday, June 5th 6-7:30 p.m.


Oil Region Alliance Conference Room, 217 Elm Street, Oil City

Contest Deadlines

Begin Accepting Applications and Concept Papers

Deadline to Enter

Semi-Finalists Chosen From Applications

Concept Papers Due

Concept Paper Presentations

Finalists Chosen

Final Judging & Winners Announced

August 01

September 22 by 5:00 p.m

September 26

October 16

October TBD

November 18

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