POSTPONED: MSU $50K Venture Competition
- Thursday, April 16, 2020 from 5:30pm to 8:30pm
- Jake Jabs Hall, Forum - view map
*With the COVID-19 outbreak, the MSU $50K final competition will be postponed to a later date, TBD, and may be held virtually.
The Jake Jabs College of Business and Entrepreneurship announces the inaugural MSU $50K Venture Competition on Thursday, April 16, 2020 starting at 5:30 pm in Jabs Hall on the MSU campus.
This competition is open to all MSU students (undergraduate and graduate), MSU faculty and staff, and recent MSU alumni (10 years or less). Venture must not have received any institutional funding (Venture Capital or Angel) at this time, but grants such as SBIR/STTR or MSU funding is allowed. All ventures are welcome, including but not limited to new products, services, non-profit ventures, and social impact focus.
This unique event will feature $50,000 in prize money as well as access to established area entrepreneurs, investors, and numerous network resources.
Click here for the competition application. The deadline for applications is March 6, 2020 and finalists will be notified the week of March 22, 2020.
The finalists will pitch on April 16, 2020. This event is open to the public for viewing.
Questions? Contact the LaunchPad: firstname.lastname@example.org or 406-994-4383.
MSU’s Blackstone LaunchPad powered by Techstars helps Montana State University students succeed in entrepreneurship and in their careers. Open to all students and recent alumni in all majors, the campus-based LaunchPad enables participants to access mentoring, grow their network, and access the resources to accelerate the success of their business.