Des Moines Area Community College is offering a $10,000 prize to a small business owner who is a current DMACC student, graduate or alumnus who has completed at least 12 credit hours through the DMACC Foundation Entrepreneurship Competition. The competition is not industry specific, but is open only to people who live in Iowa. Judged criteria include viability of the business, the proposed use of the $10,000 prize and the potential economic impact to the state. Applications must be submitted by May 15, and the winner will be announced Sept. 11. For more information, click here.