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2023 Great Ideas Competition

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Great Ideas Competition

The Great Ideas Competition is sponsored by the Willes Center for International Entrepreneurship. It is an opportunity for students to think about, build, and scale their business ideas. This is an opportunity for students to have a positive impact on themselves, their community, and the world!

Students work by themselves or in a team to identify a need, plan a solution, and present their ideas.

There are no registration fees to enter the competition. Cash prizes will be awarded to the top three teams in each category. All majors and minors are welcome to participate!

The event is held on November 8 and 9, 2023.

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All prizes will be awarded as scholarships.

  • Grand prize is $3,000
  • Second prize is $2,500
  • Third prize is $2000

Remaining teams will receive $500 per team member as a participation award.

Teams are composed of one to four players. Prizes will be equally distributed among team members if there's more than one participant.