Texas Venture Labs Investment Competition


Texas VLIC teams are comprised of students from the University of Texas that compete for a total of $135,000 in awards, as well as automatic entry as a competitor in the Global VLIC and the UT Horizon competition.



Competition Organizer

The University of Texas at Austin

Local US Event
Austin, TX
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Business Plan Submission Date


Awards Date


Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)


Competition Category
  • Graduate - Local U.S.
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Technology - Green
  • Technology - Other
Who's Eligible

The competition is for student created, managed, and owned ventures from The University of Texas at Austin. Importantly, students must have played a major role in conceiving the venture by having key management roles and owning significant equity in the venture. Significant equity is 50% or more of the equity allocated to the management team and key advisors.