San Diego State University's EMC Venture Challenge 2011


Final deadline for Intent to Compete Entries


Competition Organizer

San Diego State University Entrepreneurial Management Center

Submission Date


Business Plan Submission Date


Awards Date


Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)


Competition Category
  • Graduate - Global
Who's Eligible

Teams must have at least one currently enrolled graduate student from the university being represented as a member. The competition is for new, independent ventures in the seed, start-up, or early growth stage.

Important Dates

The final deadline for Intent to Compete Entries is December 3, 2010. After submitting executive summaries, Semi-finalist teams will be announced and must turn in final business plans by February 18, 2011. The final Venture Challenge Competition will take place March 17-19, 2011.

Competition Prizes

$25,000 in awards will be given out. Last year's grand prize winner received $15,000.

Other Info

The Final Competition features an exhibit fair, semifinalist presentation round, and finalists presentation round.