Stu Clark New Venture Championships: Undergraduate Edition

SAVE THE DATE: FRIDAY APRIL 3, 2020

The Stu Clark New Venture Championships: Undergraduate Edition (previously the Manitoba New Venture Championships) is an exciting competition is for undergraduate students from all post-secondary schools in Manitoba including Red River College, University of Winnipeg, Assiniboine Community College, Brandon University, University of Manitoba and others.

This is an excellent opportunity for students to bridge from traditional classroom learning to real life experience as they pitch their ideas in front of judges and an audience.

Throughout this 1-day competition individually or as a team, students will compete in an Elevator Pitch, Logo Pitch and Business Plan Presentation for more than $15,000 prize money.

Along with the opportunity to win prize money students get valuable experience pitching their venture (practice makes perfect!) and they will also receive feedback on the feasibility, market opportunity and suggestions from our leading industry judges on how to make their venture even stronger.

PRIZE AWARDS 

Business Plan Competition

1st Place: $5,000
2nd Place: $2,500
3rd Place: $1,500
4th Place: $1,000

Elevator Pitch Competition

1st Place: $1,000
2nd Place: $500
3rd Place: $250

Logo Pitch Competition

1st Place: $1,000
2nd Place: $500
3rd Place: $250

IMPORTANT DATES

Deadline to apply: 11:59 PM Monday, March 2, 2020 

Teams advised of acceptance: Friday, March 6, 2020

Business plans due: 11:59 PM Wednesday, March 25, 2020

QUESTIONS?

Contact Program Coordinator
Amy (Briscoe) Jones
204-474-8635
amy.jones@umanitoba.ca

APPLICATION FORM

Please click HERE for application form