New Venture Competition

Prizes and Awards

Baylor Business New Venture Competition

Win Capital To Launch Your Venture


Congratulations to the 2018 First Place award winners representing Lapovations, LLC: Jared Greer, Flavia Araujo and Michael Dunavant from University of Arkansas.

Receive valuable feedback on your business venture BEFORE you compete with your peers for substantial monetary awards and vital support services to boost your venture's launch.

2019 Competition Prize Package

Monetary and in-kind awards will be given to each team that makes it to the final round of the competition. Possible awards are as follow:

Elevator Pitch Competition:

  • 1st Place - $1,500 cash
  • 2nd Place - $1,000 cash
  • 3rd Place - $500 cash

Business Plan Competition:

  • First Place:

  • Second Place:
    • $25,000 Cash
    • IP consulting and assistance services provided by Hulsey PC
    • 6 months free listing on the Texas Entrepreneur Networks funding portal, featuring access to the "TEN Campaign Program" knowledge base
    • 1 year free server hosting and 1 year free cloud hosting provided by Limestone Networks
    • 1 hour free legal consulting provided by RWR Legal
    • Private Data Room access provided by V-Rooms
    • Branding/marketing strategy session provided by Four Columns Marketing

  • Third Place:
    • $10,000 Cash
    • IP consulting and assistance services provided by Hulsey PC
    • 6 months free listing on the Texas Entrepreneur Networks funding portal, featuring access to the "TEN Campaign Program" knowledge base
    • 1 year free server hosting and 1 year free cloud hosting provided by Limestone Networks
    • 1 hour free legal consulting provided by RWR Legal
    • Private Data Room access provided by V-Rooms
    • Branding/marketing strategy session provided by Four Columns Marketing

  • Honorable Mention (4th - 10th):

Please consult the Official Guidebook document, page 11, for details concerning monetary awards.

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