Acclerate Michigan Innovation Competition


Accel­er­ate Michi­gan Inno­va­tion Com­pe­ti­tion is an inter­na­tional busi­ness plan com­pe­ti­tion which high­lights Michi­gan as a robust and vibrant venue for inno­va­tion and busi­ness oppor­tu­nity. The com­pe­ti­tion fuels innovation-based busi­ness growth by uncov­er­ing the best and bright­est new busi­ness con­cepts from local and global entre­pre­neurs, expos­ing those oppor­tu­ni­ties to poten­tial invest­ment cap­i­tal and fos­ter­ing their growth within Michigan.

The Accel­er­ate Michi­gan Inno­va­tion Com­pe­ti­tion tar­gets mid-to-late-stage busi­ness start-ups with poten­tial to gen­er­ate an imme­di­ate impact on Michigan’s econ­omy, as well as stu­dent con­cepts with longer-term busi­ness viability.


Local US Event
Ann Arbor, MI
*Available in all states*

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Competition Category
  • Graduate - All U.S.
  • Business - Canada
  • Business - All U.S.
  • Graduate - Canada
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Technology - Green
  • Technology - Other
  • Women or Minority-owned
  • Specialized Industries
  • Virtual/Online
  • Business - Global
  • Graduate - Global
  • iStart
  • PitchBurner