Win $ for being good at launching good.
Following 6 weeks of workshops, student and alumni teams and individuals present their initial idea to a panel of experienced entrepreneurs and guests wherein certain teams are selected to proceed to the next level based on the merit and quality of their ideas and businesses.
Experienced Encouragement and Feedback
The next four weeks are a combination of pitching, preparation and guidance as team and individuals work hand-in-hand with coaches and mentors to craft and refine their startup stories. These qualified guides walk alongside students and provide expert feedback and advice that helps further prepare students to create sustainable businesses.
The final SHowdown
Finally, these student and alumni teams pitch to top-level professionals, experienced entrepreneurs and venture capitalists. The top three teams are awarded prizes in amounts of $15,000, $3,000 and $2,000 for first, second, and third place to help transition their innovative concept from paper to reality.