Saluki Idea Competition

Description

The Saluki Idea Competition will take place in the fall of 2012. Individual students and studentled
teams will compete for prizes by submitting commercially viable ideas related to the
competition theme. The first round of voting will be online and open to the public. In the second
round, the first round finalists will give short presentations to a panel of distinguished judges at
the Technology and Innovation Expo on October 19, 2012. Rules are available on tie.siu.edu/
salukil-idea-competition/, and teams can go to siu.launcht.com beginning August 27, 2012 to
join the competition.

Website

http://www.tie.siu.edu/saluki-idea-competition/

Competition Organizer

Southern Illinois University

Local US Event
Carbondale, IL
Submission Date

10-04-2012

Business Plan Submission Date

10-04-2012

Awards Date

10-19-2012

Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)

$850

Competition Category
  • Undergraduate - Local U.S.
  • Business - Local U.S.
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Technology - Other
Other Info

1. Be sure to read the Four Hints in this document.
2. A workshop for the Saluki Idea Competition will take place on Monday, September
10, 2012 (check tie.siu.edu for time and place), or attend the First Tuesday Tech Tran
Coffee Talk on Tuesday, September 4, 2012, or October 2, 2012, SIU Student Center
McDonald’s, 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m., if you have questions or need help.
3. Visit the Saluki Facebook Page to find team members. Get updates on the
Facebook page or follow SIU Tech Transfer on Twitter.