The Annual Business Plan Competition is the flagship event of The Entrepreneur Challenge. This event will be taking place on one night on May 31st, 2017 and will award the top three finalists for each track, High Tech, Life Tech, and Clean Tech. The total amount for the competition is $300,000 with the winner of each respective track will take home an estimated $60,000 in cash and kind services. Second and Third place will be rewarded as well with an estimated amount of $30,000 and $10,000 in cash and kind services respectively. Additionally, the audience will have the chance to choose The $1,000 Audience Choice Award. SemiFinals for the competition is a private event and is open to all eligible teams and will be held in the middle of April 2017.
The Entrepreneur Challenge at UC San Diego is hosting our 10th anniversary annual business plan competition for full-time student, postdoctoral trainee, or recent graduate from either UCSD or the other Torrey Pines Mesa Research Institutions interested in pitching their startup company or business idea.
This will be the first part of our workshop series, where attendance to these seminars is mandatory for becoming a finalist (at least one team member per team). Please arrive early, and we look forward to meeting you!