February 9, 2022

Join select graduate business students from the top business schools in the nation. Apply your analytic skills and energy expertise to a current business challenge at the second annual NAPE/TCU Energy Innovation Case Competition.

Total of $40,000 in cash prizes for the top four teams – one of the largest cash prizes for graduate student case competitions.


Important Dates

Friday, Oct. 29, 2021   Deadline for Express Interest Form
Thursday, Nov. 18, 2021   Registration deadline
Friday, Dec. 10, 2021   Details of case competition sent to registered universities
Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2022   Finalize team members from universities
January 14-17, 2022   Virtual Case Competition
Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2022    Top four teams will be invited to present in person at the NAPE Summit in Houston, Texas



$20,000 First Place
$10,000 Second Place
$6,000 Third Place
$4,000 Fourth Place


Each university will select a team of current graduate students to showcase their talent and energy knowledge.


Distinguished thought leaders from industry and academia.


All finalists in the NAPE competition with checks

TCU Energy MBA Students Win First Place in Energy Innovation Case Competition

MBA students Jake Davis, Joe Geiger, Skylar Sandoval and Jessica Zarate showcased their energy expertise at the 2022 NAPE/TCU Energy Innovation Case Competition, winning first place and $20,000.

February 23, 2022

2022 Participating Schools

Carnegie Mellon University
Midwestern State University
Rice University
Southern Methodist University
Texas A&M University
The Ohio State University
The University of Tulsa
Tulane University
University of Colorado, Denver
University of Denver
University of Houston
University of North Carolina
University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
University of San Francisco
University of Texas - Austin
University of Texas at Dallas
University of Wisconsin - Madison
Western University