- Competition Organizer
University at Albany College of Nanoscale Science & Engineering
- Local US Event
- Albany, NY
- Submission Date
- Awards Date
- Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)
- Competition Category
- Undergraduate - Local U.S.
- Business - Local U.S.
- Social Entrepreneurship
- Technology - Other
- Who's Eligible
Current undergraduate and graduate students from accredited colleges located in New York State. Teams must have a faculty advisor. Ventures should fall into one of the following categories:
- Information Technology
- Clean Energy / Sustainability
- Social / Non-Profit
- Important Dates
The application deadline is March 29, 2012. Finalists will be announced in early April. The final competition will be held on April 26, 2012 at the College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering in Albany.
- Competition Prizes
Grand prize: $50,000 cash, $10,000 in-kind services
1st place in each track: $10,000
2nd place in each track: $5,000
3rd place in each track: $1,500
- Other Info
All judging panels are composed of a balanced mix of industry, academic, entrepreneurial, and legal experts – all of whom have years of experience in their respective industries.