Neeley Entrepreneurship Center | Values and Ventures® Business Plan Competition

Doing Good While Doing Well
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4th Annual Richards Barrentine Values and Ventures®
Business Plan Competition
April 11-12, 2014

An annual competition for undergraduate students around the world to pitch plans for for-profit enterprises that impact society in meaningful ways.  Presented by the Neeley Entrepreneurship Center.

How We Are Different
Plans must demonstrate a societal or environmental need to be filled, as well as the profitability of the business.  Nonprofit enterprises are not eligible.

New This Year
All teams will be eligible to have one representative compete in the Elevator Pitch Competition

Deadline for Submissions
March 28, 2014

Competition at TCU
April 11-12, 2014

Grand Prize $25,000
2nd Place $15,000
3rd Place $10,000
Honorable Mentions (4 places) $2,500
Elevator Pitch 1st Place $1,000
Elevator Pitch 2nd Place $500
Elevator Pitch 3rd Place $250
Founders Award $5,000
Quicksilver Resources Energy Independence $5,000

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Founders Nancy Tartaglino Richards and Lisa Barrentine with the 2013 First Place winners from George Washington University


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