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Empower Your Dreams
Competition

Main Event: April 1st & 2nd, 2020

Ready For The Competition?

UP TO $33,000 IN PRIZES

  • Up to $5,000 Grand Prize in Each Category
  • Other Cash Prizes
  • And More!

EVENT SCHEDULE

April 1, 2020

  • 12:30-3:30pm: Booth Showcase (HGB 275)
  • 5:30-7:00pm: Semi-Finalists Dinner (PCC Hale Ohana Luau)

April 2, 2020

  • 8:30-11:00am: Presentations (PCC Journey Theater)
  • 2:00-3:00pm: Willes Talks (HGB 273)
  • 3:00-3:30pm: Awards Ceremony (HGB 273)
  • 5:00-6:30pm: Reception with judges (HGB 135)

Workshops

Wednesdays @ 6:30pm in HGB 273

  • February 26, 2020 – COMPETITION KICKOFF
  • March 4, 2020 – CLARIFY THE CONCEPT
  • March 11, 2020 – DEVELOP A MODEL
  • March 18, 2020 – PLAN FUNDS

GET THE OFFICIAL RULES

& DETAILS ON WHAT TO SUBMIT

Enter your name and email address below to get the official Empower Your Dreams information packet, contest rules, and details on what you are to submit. Note that all updates and reminders related to the contest will be sent to the email you provide.

Student Resources

If you are needing some help with your pitch or your PowerPoint for the competition, check out the resources below.

Create A Business Roadmap

Write An Execute Summary

Develop A Marketing Strategy​

See Our Suggested Pitch Outline​

Need Help With Your Pitch?

Come to our workshops to find other students who want to help take your ideas to the world!

The Willes Center can also provide mentors to finalists in the competition.

No Idea? No Problem!

Maybe you are creative, or a numbers person, or a great manager. Come to a workshop to find an idea you believe in.

Somebody has a world-changing idea here at BYU-Hawaii, and they need your help!

Former Winners

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