Pavlis Honors College

Student Innovator and Entrepreneur Opportunities

The Innovation Center for Entrepreneurship has compiled this list of opportunities and competitions for student innovators and entrepreneurs categorized by the month of their deadline. Please click on each opportunity's link to get exact deadlines and current information. Some of these have multiple deadlines throughout the year and hence are listed more than once.

September

Accelerate Michigan Innovation Student Competition


October

EPC Hackathon Business Idea Development

Contact: Andre LaPlume (aolaplum@mtu.edu)

Bob Mark Elevator Pitch Competition

VentureWell E-Team

Baylor New Venture Competition

Venture for America


November

Saginaw Valley State University Student Elevator Pitch Competition

Venture for America


December

Central Michigan University New Venture Competition

Shell Ideas 360


January

Brown Forman Cardinal Challenge

Venture for America


February  

VentureWell E-Team

Rice Business Plan Competition


March

Michigan Greenlight Business Model Competition


April

Saint Louis University Pitch and Catch Competition

DTX Launch Detroit


May

VentureWell E-Team


July

Create the Future Design Contest