Darden School of Business Entrepreneurial Concept Competition 2010


Business concept submissions due. 



Competition Organizer

University of Virginia's Darden School of Business

Submission Date


Awards Date


Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)


Competition Category
  • Graduate - Local U.S.
  • Undergraduate - Local U.S.
Who's Eligible
Any team with a current UVA graduate, undergraduate, doctoral, or post-doctoral student, faculty or staff member may enter the competition. Alumni are encouraged to participate by partnering with any of the above.  Students must be enrolled in a degree granting program.
Important Dates

Business concept executive summaries are due by October 17, 2010. Finalists will be notified on October 27, 2010, and the final event will take place on November 11, 2010.

Competition Prizes

The first place winner receives a $3,000 cash prize and an automatic bid in the UVA CUP, a cross-university competition. 2nd place will receive $1,500 cash, and 3rd place will receive $500 cash.

Other Info

The ECC is a preliminary event for the cross-university competition called  the UVA Cup.  Its primary purpose is to encourage the development of new ventures, either for profit or social benefit, by members of the UVA community.