Student Innovator and Entrepreneur Competition Schedule (In order of deadline date)



EPC Hackathon Business Idea Development

Event Date:  September 24th (Michigan Tech Campus)

Contact: Andre LaPlume (



Bob Mark Elevator Pitch Competition

Event Date:  October 6th (Michigan Tech Campus)

Accelerate Michigan Innovation Student Competition

Application Deadline:  October 9th (online)

Event Date:  November 11th (Detroit, MI) 

VentureWell E-Team

Application Deadline:  October 5th, 2016



Baylor New Venture Competition

Application Deadline:  November 6th (online)

Event Date: February 24th-25th, 2017 (Houston, TX)

Saginaw Valley State University Student Elevator Pitch Competition

Registration Deadline: November 27th, 2016

Event Date: December 1st, 2016 (Saginaw, MI)



Central Michigan University New Venture Competition

Application Deadline:  December 7th, 2016

Event Date:  March 24, 2017 (Mt. Pleasant, MI) 

Shell Ideas 360

Application Deadline:  December 15th



VentureWell E-Team

Application Deadline:  January 25th, 2017

Brown Forman Cardinal Challenge

Application Deadline: January 5th, 2017

Event Dates: February 17-18, 2017



Rice Business Plan Competition

Application Deadline:  February

Event Date:  April 6-8, 2017 (Houston, TX)



Michigan Greenlight Business Model Competition

Application Deadline:  March 1, 2017

Event Date: March 29, 2017 (East Lansing, MI)



VentureWell E-Team

Application Deadline: May 3rd, 2017