New Venture Championship 2010


Competition Organizer

The University of Oregon's Lundquist Center for Entrepreneurship

Submission Date


Awards Date


Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)


Competition Category
  • Graduate - All U.S.
Who's Eligible
Currently enrolled graduate students. At least one member of each team must be a graduate student; however, undergraduate students and non-students are allowed to participate on the management team. The competition is for new, independent ventures in the seed, start‐up, or early growth stages.
Important Dates

Intent To Compete Forms and Excutive Summaries are due Feburary 15, 2010. The final competition takes place April 8-10, 2010 in Portland, Oregon.

Competition Prizes

Grand Prize: $25,000 cash plus automatic berth in the 2010 MOOT CORP Competition, Second Prize: $10,000, Third Prize: $2,500

Other Info

The New Venture Championship takes place over three days, and includes six “rounds of innovation” – Start-Up Round, Trade Show, Elevator Pitch, Semi-final, Lightning (consolation) Round, and Final Round.