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Calling All CMU Student Entrepreneurs!
2014 McGinnis Venture Competition
Register for a chance to:
>Win $60k in investment
>Interact with alumni entrepreneurs and venture capitalists
The McGinnis Venture Competition competition is a platform exclusively for Carnegie Mellon University’s global community of student entrepreneurs, bringing together the best and brightest student entrepreneurs at CMU to compete for $60k in cash prizes. All participants receive valuable feedback on their ventures and an opportunity to raise capital.
This multi-round competition begins with two virtual rounds, and will culminate in a final live-round celebration in Pittsburgh on March 6, 2014. Check out the requirements and guidelines here.
Important Dates & Deadlines for McGinnis Venture Competition
Mon, Dec 9: Registration Closes and Round 1 Executive Summary and Video Pitch Due
Mon, Dec 16: Teams Notified - Round 2 Begins
Sun, Jan 26: Round 2 Executive Summary and Video Pitch Due
Fri, Feb 28: Mini Business Plans Due
March 6: Live Final Round at Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
Register for the 2014 McGinnis Venture Competition
Lecture: Bitcoin and Other Crypto-Currencies, Overview of the Emerging Industry RSVP
Date: Tuesday, December 10 Time: 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm Location: Tepper, Room 151
Entrepreneurial Opportunities and New Developments
RAISE FUNDING FOR AN INNOVATIVE GAMING PLATFORM
Carnegie Mellon University startup, Digital Dream Labs, just launched a Kickstarter to raise funding for their new innovative, hands-on gaming platform called cloudBoard, which aims to teach children problem-solving skills through hands-on play. The funding period ends on December 10, 2013, at 9:00 pm EST.